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The Chinese cinema book, edited by Song Hwee Lim and Julian Ward

Label
The Chinese cinema book
Title
The Chinese cinema book
Statement of responsibility
edited by Song Hwee Lim and Julian Ward
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This text provides a comprehensive companion to the cinemas of the PRC, Hong Kong, Taiwan and the Chinese diaspora. Thematic sections address key issues, periods, genres and movements within Chinese film studies
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
791.430951
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1993.5.C4
LC item number
C4422 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lim, Song Hwee
  • Ward, Julian
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Motion pictures
  • Motion pictures
  • Motion pictures
  • Motion pictures
Label
The Chinese cinema book, edited by Song Hwee Lim and Julian Ward
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
  • Includes filmography
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the Coming of Age of Chinese Cinemas Studies / Song Hwee Lim and Julian Ward -- Territories, Trajectories, Historiographies. Transnational Chinese Cinema Studies / Chris Berry -- National Cinema as Translocal Practice: Reflections on Chinese Film Historiography / Yingjin Zhang -- Cinemas of the Chinese Diaspora / Gina Marchetti -- Six Chinese Cinemas in Search of a Historiography / Song Hwee Lim -- Early Cinema to 1949. Shadow Magic and the Early History of Film Exhibition in China / Xuelei Huang and Zhiwei Xiao -- The Making of a National Cinema: Shanghai Films of the 1930s / Laikwan Pang -- Wartime Cinema: Reconfiguration and Border Navigation / Yiman Wang -- Chinese Film-making on the Eve of the Communist Revolution / Paul G. Pickowicz -- The Forgotten Period: 1949-80. The Remodelling of a National Cinema: Chinese Films of the 17 Years (1949-66) / Julian Ward -- Healthy Realism in Taiwan, 1964-80: Film Style, Cultural Policies, and Mandarin Cinema / Guo-Juin Hong -- The Hong Kong Cantonese Cinema: Emergence, Development and Decline / Stephen Teo -- The New Waves. The Fifth Generation: a Re-assessment / Wendy Larson -- Taiwan New Cinema and Its Legacy / Tonglin Lu -- The Hong Kong New Wave: A Critical Reappraisal / Vivian P. Y. Lee -- Stars, Auteurs and Genres. Dragons Forever: Chinese Martial Arts Stars / Leon Hunt -- The Contemporary Wuxia Revival: Genre Remaking and the Hollywood Transnational Factor / Kenneth Chan -- On the Shoulders of Giants: Tsai Ming-liang, Jia Zhangke, Fruit Chan and the Struggles of Second Generation Auteurism / James Udden -- The Urban Generation: Underground and Independent Films from the PRC / Jason McGrath -- Contemporary Mainstream PRC Cinema / Yomi Braester -- Contemporary Meta Chinese Film Stardom and Transnational Transmedia Celebrity / Anne Ciecko -- Afterword: Liquidity of Being / Rey Chow
Control code
709671560
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 218 pages
Isbn
9781844573448
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011016931
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)709671560
Label
The Chinese cinema book, edited by Song Hwee Lim and Julian Ward
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
  • Includes filmography
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the Coming of Age of Chinese Cinemas Studies / Song Hwee Lim and Julian Ward -- Territories, Trajectories, Historiographies. Transnational Chinese Cinema Studies / Chris Berry -- National Cinema as Translocal Practice: Reflections on Chinese Film Historiography / Yingjin Zhang -- Cinemas of the Chinese Diaspora / Gina Marchetti -- Six Chinese Cinemas in Search of a Historiography / Song Hwee Lim -- Early Cinema to 1949. Shadow Magic and the Early History of Film Exhibition in China / Xuelei Huang and Zhiwei Xiao -- The Making of a National Cinema: Shanghai Films of the 1930s / Laikwan Pang -- Wartime Cinema: Reconfiguration and Border Navigation / Yiman Wang -- Chinese Film-making on the Eve of the Communist Revolution / Paul G. Pickowicz -- The Forgotten Period: 1949-80. The Remodelling of a National Cinema: Chinese Films of the 17 Years (1949-66) / Julian Ward -- Healthy Realism in Taiwan, 1964-80: Film Style, Cultural Policies, and Mandarin Cinema / Guo-Juin Hong -- The Hong Kong Cantonese Cinema: Emergence, Development and Decline / Stephen Teo -- The New Waves. The Fifth Generation: a Re-assessment / Wendy Larson -- Taiwan New Cinema and Its Legacy / Tonglin Lu -- The Hong Kong New Wave: A Critical Reappraisal / Vivian P. Y. Lee -- Stars, Auteurs and Genres. Dragons Forever: Chinese Martial Arts Stars / Leon Hunt -- The Contemporary Wuxia Revival: Genre Remaking and the Hollywood Transnational Factor / Kenneth Chan -- On the Shoulders of Giants: Tsai Ming-liang, Jia Zhangke, Fruit Chan and the Struggles of Second Generation Auteurism / James Udden -- The Urban Generation: Underground and Independent Films from the PRC / Jason McGrath -- Contemporary Mainstream PRC Cinema / Yomi Braester -- Contemporary Meta Chinese Film Stardom and Transnational Transmedia Celebrity / Anne Ciecko -- Afterword: Liquidity of Being / Rey Chow
Control code
709671560
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 218 pages
Isbn
9781844573448
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011016931
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)709671560

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