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John Woo’s The Killer

John Woo’s The Killer

Kenneth E. Hall

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622099562
eISBN:
9789882207097
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622099562.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Has the creative period of the New Hong Kong Cinema now come to an end? However this question is answered, there is a need to evaluate the achievements of Hong Kong Cinema. This book distinguishes ... More

Johnnie To Kei-Fung's PTU

Johnnie To Kei-Fung's PTU

Michael Ingham

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622099197
eISBN:
9789882207103
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622099197.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

PTU is an underappreciated noir masterpiece by one of Hong Kong's most prolific and commercially successful directors. Johnnie To Kei-fung has been called the poet of post-1997 and the economic ... More

King Hu's A Touch of Zen

King Hu's A Touch of Zen

Stephen Teo

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622098152
eISBN:
9789882207110
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622098152.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

A Touch of Zen is one of the first Chinese-language films to gain recognition in an international film festival (the Grand Prix in the 1975 Cannes Film Festival), creating the generic mould for the ... More

Korean Masculinities and Transcultural Consumption

Korean Masculinities and Transcultural Consumption

Sun Jung

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789888028672
eISBN:
9789882207127
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888028672.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

South Korean masculinities have enjoyed dramatic influence in pan-Asian popular culture, which travels freely due to its non-nationalistic appeal. This book investigates transcultural consumption of ... More

Making IconsRepetition and the Female Image in Japanese Cinema, 1945-1964

Making Icons: Repetition and the Female Image in Japanese Cinema, 1945-1964

Jennifer Coates

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9789888208999
eISBN:
9789888390144
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888208999.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

A distinctive feature of post-war Japanese cinema is the frequent recurrence of imagistic and narrative tropes and formulaic characterizations in female representations. These repetitions are ... More

Martial Arts Cinema and Hong Kong ModernityAesthetics, Representation, Circulation

Martial Arts Cinema and Hong Kong Modernity: Aesthetics, Representation, Circulation

Man-Fung Yip

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9789888390717
eISBN:
9789888390397
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888390717.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

The martial arts film, despite being long regarded as a vehicle of Chinese cultural nationalism, can also paradoxically be conceptualized as a mass cultural expression of Hong Kong’s ... More

Melancholy DriftMarking Time in Chinese Cinema

Melancholy Drift: Marking Time in Chinese Cinema

Jean Ma

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789888028054
eISBN:
9789882207172
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888028054.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This book offers an innovative study of three provocative Chinese directors: Wong Kar-wai, Hou Hsiao-hsien, and Tsai Ming-liang, whose highly stylized and non-linear ... More

The New Chinese Documentary Film MovementFor the Public Record

The New Chinese Documentary Film Movement: For the Public Record

Chris Berry, Xinyu Lu, and Lisa Rofel (eds)

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789888028528
eISBN:
9789882207202
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888028528.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

The New Chinese Documentary Film Movement is a project unveiling recent documentary film work that has transformed visual culture in China, and brought new immediacy ... More

New Television, Globalisation, and the East Asian Cultural Imagination

New Television, Globalisation, and the East Asian Cultural Imagination

Michael Keane, Anthony Y. H. Fung, and Albert Moran

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622098206
eISBN:
9789882207219
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622098206.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Television

Challenging assumptions that have underpinned critiques of globalization and combining cultural theory with media-industry analysis, this book gives an account of the evolution of television in the ... More

Peter Ho-Sun Chan's He's a Woman, She's a Man

Peter Ho-Sun Chan's He's a Woman, She's a Man

Lisa Odham Stokes

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622099708
eISBN:
9789882207257
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622099708.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This raucous, gender-stretching comedy follows the disruptions of a glamorous Hong Kong music couple's tumultuous romance by an “ordinary” fan's noisy arrival in their lives. With great comic story ... More

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