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Contemporary Asian Cinema

Popular Culture in a Global Frame (Asian Cinema)

by Anne Tereska Ciecko

  • 139 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Berg Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cultural studies,
  • Films, cinema,
  • Multicultural studies,
  • Motion Picture Industry,
  • Film Theory,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • Cinema/Film: Book,
  • Motion pictures,
  • Film & Video - History & Criticism,
  • Performing Arts / Film / History & Criticism,
  • Film & Video - General,
  • International Relations - General,
  • ASIA

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8958394M
    ISBN 101845202376
    ISBN 109781845202378

    Asian Cinema is a peer-reviewed seminal journal, which was published from by the Asian Cinema Studies Society under the stewardship of Professor John Lent.. From Asian Cinema has been published by Intellect as part of our film studies journal journal currently publishes a variety of scholarly material – including research articles, interviews, book and film reviews. Hal, wayward prince and heir to the English throne, is crowned King Henry V after his tyrannical father dies. Now the young king must navigate palace politics, the war his father left behind, and the emotional strings of his past life.

    Book Description. This book explores the range and dynamism of contemporary Asian cinemas, covering East Asia (China, Japan, South Korea, Hong Kong, Taiwan), Southeast Asia (Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia), South Asia (Bollywood), and West Asia (Iran), in order to discover what is common about them and to engender a theory or concept of "Asian Cinema".   Wu and Golding anchor Chu’s glossy adaptation of Kevin Kwan’s bestselling novel, the first modern-set studio movie to center a majority Asian and Asian American cast in .

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[Contemporary Asian Cinema (Popular Culture in a Global Frame) - edited by Anne Tereska Ciecko - ] Personally, I'm getting tired of reading hyper-intellectualized, self-aggrandizing, overinflated flatulence regarding cinema and its contextual framework by academia involved in a vapid display of a circle-jerk or daisy-chain/5(3).

Asia produces more films than any other part of the world. With chapters on Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Vietnam, Thailand, the Philippines, India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Korea, Mainland China, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Japan, the book presents the most authoritative assessment of contemporary Asian cinema chapter describes the cultural aspects of popular film production Reviews: 1.

In addition the sections are not balanced, she gives a longer account for South Asian cinema, probably because she knows it better. So do not try to learn contemporary cinema through this book. Read more. 3 people found this helpful. Helpful. Comment Report abuse.

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