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The Resource The martial arts cinema of the Chinese diaspora : Ang Lee, John Woo, and Jackie Chan in Hollywood, Kin-Yan Szeto

The martial arts cinema of the Chinese diaspora : Ang Lee, John Woo, and Jackie Chan in Hollywood, Kin-Yan Szeto

Label
The martial arts cinema of the Chinese diaspora : Ang Lee, John Woo, and Jackie Chan in Hollywood
Title
The martial arts cinema of the Chinese diaspora
Title remainder
Ang Lee, John Woo, and Jackie Chan in Hollywood
Statement of responsibility
Kin-Yan Szeto
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In The Martial Arts Cinema of the Chinese Diaspora, Kin-Yan Szeto critically examines three of the most internationally famous martial arts film artists to arise out of the Chinese diaspora and travel far from their homelands to find commercial success in the world at large: Ang Lee, John Woo, and Jackie Chan. Positing the idea that these filmmakers' success is evidence of a ""cosmopolitical awareness"" arising from their cross-cultural ideological engagements and geopolitical displacements, Szeto demonstrates how this unique perspective allows these three filmmakers to develop and
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Szeto, Kin-Yan
Dewey number
791.43/657
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PN1995.9.H3
LC item number
S94 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lee, Ang
  • Woo, John
  • Cheng, Long
  • Martial arts films
  • Cheng, Long
  • Lee, Ang
  • Woo, John
  • ART
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Martial arts films
  • United States
Label
The martial arts cinema of the Chinese diaspora : Ang Lee, John Woo, and Jackie Chan in Hollywood, Kin-Yan Szeto
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : cosmopolitical consciousness and martial arts cinema -- The martial arts cinema of the Chinese diaspora and Hollywood -- Ang Lee's Crouching tiger, hidden dragon in a cosmopolitical perspective -- Facing off east and west in the cinema of John Woo -- Jackie Chan's transnational film trajectory and politics of comic displacement -- Conclusion
Control code
742517204
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 171 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780809386208
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)742517204
Label
The martial arts cinema of the Chinese diaspora : Ang Lee, John Woo, and Jackie Chan in Hollywood, Kin-Yan Szeto
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : cosmopolitical consciousness and martial arts cinema -- The martial arts cinema of the Chinese diaspora and Hollywood -- Ang Lee's Crouching tiger, hidden dragon in a cosmopolitical perspective -- Facing off east and west in the cinema of John Woo -- Jackie Chan's transnational film trajectory and politics of comic displacement -- Conclusion
Control code
742517204
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 171 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780809386208
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)742517204

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