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"...New Chinese Cinemas...is undoubtedly the best singel-volume publication on contemporary Chinese cinema in English to date." Bulletin of Concerned Asian Scholars

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This analysis of the changing forms and significance of Chinese filmmaking considers conservative as well as progressive stances on modernization. It reveals how film comments on the profound social changes that have occurred in East Asia over the past two decades.

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  • Series: Forms, Identities, Politics
  • Paperback: 276 pages
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press (February 23, 1996)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0521448778
  • ISBN-13: 978-0521448772
  • Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.6 x 9 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 15.5 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,160,270 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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