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Sinascape free pdf "Sinascape Contemporary Chinese Cinema" is a comprehensive study of Chinese-language films at the turn of the millennium. Emphasizing the transnational nature of contemporary Chinese cinema, it provides close readings of most of the important films of China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, and explores the interactions and transactions among these films and between Chinese cinema and Hollywood. General readers, film enthusiasts, and critics will all benefit from Gary Xu's discussion of popular films like "Hero", "House of Flying Daggers", "Kung Fu Hustle", "Devils on the Doorstep", "Suzhou River", "Beijing Bicycle", "Millennium Mambo", "Goodbye Dragon Inn", and "Hollywood Hong Kong".

About Gary Xu

Gary G. Xu is associate professor of Chinese, comparative literature, cinema studies, and criticism in the Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

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Author : Gary Xu
Publisher : Rowman
Data Published : 28 February 2007
ISBN : 074255449X
EAN : 9780742554498
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 175 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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