Sinophone cinemas /

"Sinophone Cinemas considers a range of multilingual, multidialect and multi-accented cinemas produced in Chinese-language locations outside mainland China. Showcasing a variety of new and fascinating case studies from Britain, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore and Australia, and canvassing a range...

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Other Authors / Creators:Khoo, Olivia, editor.
Yue, Audrey, editor.
Format: Book
Imprint: Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, 2014.
Series:Doris F. Condon Library Fund (Wellesley College)
Local Note:Gift of the Doris F. Condon Library Fund.
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Table of Contents:
  • List of Figures
  • Notes on Contributors
  • Foreword: The Sinophone Redistribution of the Audible
  • Acknowledgments
  • Notes on Chinese names and film titles
  • Part I. Theorising Sinophone Cinemas
  • 1. Framing Sinophone Cinemas
  • 2. Genealogies of Four Critical Paradigms in Chinese-Language Film Studies
  • 3. Alter-centering Sinophone Cinema
  • 4. Festivals, Censorship and the Canon: the Makings of Sinophone Cinemas
  • 5. The Voice of the Sinophone
  • 6. The Sounds of Language: Tan Pin Pin's Sinophone Cinema
  • Part II. Contemporary Sinophone Cinemas
  • 7. Mandarin Pop Meets Tokyo Jazz: Gender and Popular Youth Culture in Late 1960s Hong Kong Musicals
  • 8. Sinophone Libidinal Economy in the Age of Neoliberalisation and Mainlandisation: Masculinities in Hong Kong SAR New Wave Cinema
  • 9. 'Singlish' and the Sinophone: Nonstandard (Chinese/English) Languages in Recent Singaporean cinema
  • 10. British Chinese Short Films: Challenging the Limits of the Sinophone
  • 11. Contemporary Sinophone Cinema: Australia-China Co-Productions
  • Bibliography
  • Filmography