Hong Kong Cinema Since 1997

The Post-Nostalgic Imagination

  • Authors
  • Vivian P. Y. Lee

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Introduction

    1. Vivian P. Y. Lee
      Pages 1-18
  3. Time and Memory

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 19-19
    2. Vivian P. Y. Lee
      Pages 21-42
  4. Schizophrenia, Amnesia, and Cinephilia

  5. In and Out

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 161-161
    2. Vivian P. Y. Lee
      Pages 211-217
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 218-254

About this book


Taking as its point of departure the three recurrent themes of nostalgia, memory and local histories, this book is an attempt to map out a new poetics - the 'post-nostalgic imagination' - in Hong Kong cinema in the first decade of Chinese rule.


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