East Asian Cinemas

Regional Flows and Global Transformations

  • Vivian P. Y. Lee

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Introduction: Mapping East Asia’s Cinemascape

  3. Filmmaking, Film Industry and the Film Market

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 13-13
  4. Genre and Transnational Aesthetics

  5. Screen Cultures and Identity Politics

  6. Interviews: Filmmakers on Filmmaking

  7. Back Matter
    Pages 249-253

About this book


This book is an original volume of essays that sheds new and critical light on current and emerging filmmaking trends and practices in China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Japan and South Korea. A timely and important contribution to existing scholarship in the field.


China cinema film Framing Hollywood humour identity Japan Korea national identity postmodernism technology

Editors and affiliations

  • Vivian P. Y. Lee
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Chinese, Translation and LinguisticsCity University of Hong KongChina

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