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By Lisa Funnell,Man-Fung Yip

ISBN-10: 0415731828

ISBN-13: 9780415731829

ISBN-10: 1138305855

ISBN-13: 9781138305854

Critics usually describe the impact of "America," via Hollywood and different cultural industries, as a kind of cultural imperialism. This unidirectional version of interplay doesn't deal with, besides the fact that, the counter-flows of Chinese-language motion pictures into the yank movie marketplace or the effect of chinese language filmmakers, movie stars, and aesthetics in Hollywood.


The goal of this assortment is to (re)consider the complicated dynamics of transnational cultural flows among American and Chinese-language movie industries. The objective is to convey a extra old point of view to the topic, focusing as a lot at the Hollywood effect on early Shanghai or postwar Hong Kong motion pictures as at the intensifying flows among American and Chinese-language cinemas in fresh a long time. individuals emphasize the procedures of appropriation and reception concerned with transnational cultural practices, analyzing movie creation, distribution, and reception.

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