Documentary film-making is one of the most vibrant areas of media activity in the Chinese world, with many independent film-makers producing documentaries that deal with a range of sensitive socio-political matters, bringing to their work a strongly ethical approach. This book examines this...
To Be Published October 30th 2014 by Routledge
The Encyclopedia of Chinese Film, one of the first ever encyclopedias in this area, provides alphabetically organized entries on directors, genres, themes, and actors and actresses from mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan as well as 300 film synopses. Great care has been taken to provide solid...
To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge
This volume of original essays fills a significant research gap in Chinese film studies by offering an interdisciplinary, comparative examination of ethnic Chinese film stars from the silent period to the era of globalization. Whereas studies of stars and stardom have developed considerably in the...
Published July 10th 2011 by Routledge
Series: National Cinemas
This introduction to Chinese national cinema covers three 'Chinas': mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan. Historical and comparative perspectives bring out the parallel developments in these three Chinas, while critical analysis explores thematic and stylistic changes over time. As well as...
Published May 26th 2004 by Routledge