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East Asian cinema

Author: David R Carter; Sŏn-u Chang
Publisher: Harpenden : Kamera, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Japan and North and South Korea have been through periods of political turmoil and the films of these countries reflect the changes and the conflicts between modern life styles and traditional values. This title considers the diverse range of material on offer, exploring their cultural heritage and mutual influence.

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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Book, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: David R Carter; Sŏn-u Chang
ISBN: 9781904048688 1904048684
OCLC Number: 76798973
Notes: Includes DVD: Cinema on the road: a personal essay on cinema in Korea / by Jang Sun-woo ; British Film Institute (1995 : 52 min.).
Description: 254 pages, 6 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 20 cm + 1 videodisc (DVD, approximately 52 min. ; sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.)
Details: System requirements for accompanying material: DVD drive, NTSC.
Contents: The People's Republic of China --
Hong Kong --
Taiwan --
Japan --
Other Titles: Cinema on the road--a personal essay on cinema in Korea
Responsibility: David Carter.
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Film directors from East Asia frequently win top prizes at international film festivals, but it's not all martial arts, flying warriors, historical pageants and tea ceremonies. This book covers  Read more...


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