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The Resource Sinascape : contemporary Chinese cinema, Gary G. Xu

Sinascape : contemporary Chinese cinema, Gary G. Xu

Label
Sinascape : contemporary Chinese cinema
Title
Sinascape
Title remainder
contemporary Chinese cinema
Statement of responsibility
Gary G. Xu
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Xu, Gary G.
Dewey number
791.430951
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PN1993.5.C4
LC item number
X8 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Motion pictures
  • Cinéma
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Motion pictures
  • China
  • Film
  • China
Label
Sinascape : contemporary Chinese cinema, Gary G. Xu
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 159-169) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The right to copy and the digital copyright : Hero, House of Flying Daggers, and China's cultural symptoms -- Violence, sixth generation filmmaking, and Devils on the Doorstep -- "My camera doesn't lie" : cinematic realism and Chinese cityscape in Beijing Bicycle and Suzhou River -- Shaw brothers' old cinema excavated : from Kung Fu Hustle to Goodbye, Dragon Inn -- The smell of the city : memory and Hou Hsiao-Hsien's Millennium Mambo -- Hollywood Hong Kong, Hollywood Hong Kong, and the cinematic mode of production -- Postscript : remaking East Asia
Control code
741480579
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 175 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781461642886
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
cf132d51-61c3-4427-869f-84ad16d00e82
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)741480579
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Sinascape : contemporary Chinese cinema, Gary G. Xu
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 159-169) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The right to copy and the digital copyright : Hero, House of Flying Daggers, and China's cultural symptoms -- Violence, sixth generation filmmaking, and Devils on the Doorstep -- "My camera doesn't lie" : cinematic realism and Chinese cityscape in Beijing Bicycle and Suzhou River -- Shaw brothers' old cinema excavated : from Kung Fu Hustle to Goodbye, Dragon Inn -- The smell of the city : memory and Hou Hsiao-Hsien's Millennium Mambo -- Hollywood Hong Kong, Hollywood Hong Kong, and the cinematic mode of production -- Postscript : remaking East Asia
Control code
741480579
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 175 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781461642886
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
cf132d51-61c3-4427-869f-84ad16d00e82
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)741480579
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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