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Hong Kong New Wave Cinema (1978â#x80;#x93;2000).

Author: Botang Zhuo; ProQuest (Firm)
Publisher: Bristol, UK ; Chicago, USA : Intellect, 2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1st ed
The rise of 'New Wave' cinema in 1970s Hong Kong has had a significant cultural and economic impact on the film industry of China. Hong Kong New Wave Cinema presents a comprehensive picture of the films made in this vibrant era and the complexity of issues they tackle such as East-West conflict, colonial politics, the struggle of women in a modernizing Asian city and identity crisis, all portrayed in visually  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version
Cheuk, Pak Tong
Hong Kong New Wave Cinema (1978â#x80;#x93;2000)
Bristol : Intellect Books Ltd,c2008
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Botang Zhuo; ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN: 9781841502250 1841502251
OCLC Number: 1097111643
Language Note: Includes some Chinese text.
Description: 1 online resource (266 pages)
Contents: Front Cover --
Preliminary Pages --
Contents --
Introduction --
The Emergence of the New Wave --
The Interactive Relationship Between Hong Kong' s Film and Television Industries --
Ann Hui --
Tsui Hark --
Patrick Tam --
Yim Ho --
Allen Fong --
Alex Cheung --
Studies on Non-Core New Wave Directors --
Kirk Wong and Clifford Choi --
Studies on Non-Core New Wave Directors --
Lau Shing Hon, Tong Kee Ming, Peter Yung and Dennis Yu --
Contributions and Influence of the New Wave --
Filmography --
References in Chinese --
Acknowledgements --
Back Cover.


Hong Kong New Wave Cinema analyzes specific films from Hong Kong in the 1960s and 1970s and the historical and social conditions that allowed them to flourish. Pak Tong Cheuk also draws on the auteur  Read more...


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