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Title Transnational Asian identities in Pan-Pacific cinemas [electronic resource] : the reel Asian exchange / edited by Philippa Gates and Lisa Funnell.
Published New York : Routledge, 2012.
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 Electronic Book  PN1993.5.A75 T75 2012eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (xvi, 243 p.)
Series Routledge advances in film studies ; 11
Routledge advances in film studies ; 11.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Includes filmographies.
Contents Introduction: the reel Asian exchange / Lisa Funnell and Philippa Gates -- Remixing/remaking formulas. Hong Kong noir: American film noir and Asian innovation, 1956-1966 / Philippa Gates -- Drunken master meets the Monkey King: transnational Chinese identities in action / Lan Dong -- Shoot-out in Hokkaido: the "Wanderer" (Wataridori) series and the politics of transnationality / Hiroshi Kitamura -- Cultural odor in the global order: globalization and the raced Japanese body / Jun Okada -- Perception/reception. Learning Bushido from abroad: Japanese reactions to The last samurai / Jayson Makoto Chun -- Illegitimate gloss: from Anna Leonowens' Tuptim to contemporary Thai American sexploitation / Pahole Sookkasikon -- Translating Hollywood film to Chinese audience: the role of agency and appropriation in transnational cultural encounters / Zhiwei Xiao -- Questions of cultural proximity and the "Asian popular": South Korean audiences watching Zhang Yimou's martial arts blockbusters / Nikki J.Y. Lee -- Trans-action: epic tensions and ethics of memory in East Asian co-productions / Yun Mi Hwang -- Female fandom/stardom. Migrating West -- to the East: transnational Chinese Canadians in post-1997 Hong Kong cinema / Lisa Funnell -- From national allegory to global commodity: the cinematic images of Gong Li / Ka F. Wong -- The transnational journey of O Ren Ishii: the American cultification of the Asian female avenger / Leung Wing-Fai -- Emerging subjectivities. Mysterious object of desire: the haunted cinema of Apichatpong Weerasethakul / Angela O'Hara -- Adopted: crossing (out) boundaries of adoptee kinship and global belonging / Aino Rinhaug -- Trauma and Taiwan's melodrama: Seven orphans of Cape no. 7 / Sheng-Mei Ma.
Subject Identity (Psychology) in motion pictures.
Culture in motion pictures.
Related Names Gates, Philippa, 1973-
Funnell, Lisa, 1980-
Related To Print version: Transnational Asian identities in Pan-Pacific cinemas. New York : Routledge, 2012. 9780415893541 0415893542 (DLC) 2011019603
ISBN 1136591567 (electronic bk.)
9781136591563 (electronic bk.)
9780415893541 (alk. paper)
0415893542 (alk. paper)