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Author Vick, Tom.

Title Asian cinema : a field guide / Tom Vick.

Imprint New York : Collins, c2007.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    791.43 VIC    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    791.43095 VIC    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xiv, 274 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 258-264) and index.
Contents I: the old guard -- China: tradition and resistance -- Japan: cinema of extremes -- India: all that and then some -- II: Postwar booms -- Hong Kong: the fine art of popular cinema -- Korea: rising from the ashes of history -- III: Recent arrivals -- Iran: a continuing conversation -- Taiwan: the little island that could -- IV: New players -- South and Southeast Asia: coming into focus -- Central Asia and the Middle East: global intersections -- V: Where to go from here.
Subject Motion pictures -- Asia.
ISBN 9780061145858 (pbk.)
0061145858 (pbk.)

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