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Coproducing Asia: Locating Japanese-Chinese Regional Film and Media

Stephanie DeBoer

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816689491
eISBN:
9781452949451
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816689491.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This book provides a series of contexts and framings for addressing the contingencies, inequities, and fissures of regional co-production as it constructs an “Asian” film and media geography whose ... More


The Art of Branding:: Tartan “Asia Extreme” Films

Chi-Yun Shin

in Horror to the Extreme: Changing Boundaries in Asian Cinema

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622099722
eISBN:
9789882207028
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622099722.003.0005
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter examines the “Asia Extreme” label of London-based Tartan Films and its relation with recent East Asian horror films. It examines Tartan's marketing strategies and its aspiration to ... More


Tokyo on the Move: Omnibus Asia, Media Capital, and the Limits of the Link

Stephanie DeBoer

in Coproducing Asia: Locating Japanese-Chinese Regional Film and Media

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816689491
eISBN:
9781452949451
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816689491.003.0005
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Chapter four explores the contexts and practices through which Japanese independent and culture industry projects produced Tokyo as the central media capital through which to “conduct” or “organize” ... More


Horror to the Extreme: Changing Boundaries in Asian Cinema

Jinhee Choi and Mitsuyo Wada-Marciano (eds)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622099722
eISBN:
9789882207028
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622099722.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This book compares production and consumption of Asian horror cinemas in different national contexts and their multidirectional dialogues with Hollywood and neighboring Asian cultures. Chapters ... More


Introduction: Coproduction and the New East Asia

Stephanie DeBoer

in Coproducing Asia: Locating Japanese-Chinese Regional Film and Media

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816689491
eISBN:
9781452949451
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816689491.003.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

The introduction introduces the scope and approach of this book. It underscores the significance of a genealogical method that adequately accounts for the co-production as a “technology of ... More


Working through China: Scale, Place, and New Asian Coproduction

Stephanie DeBoer

in Coproducing Asia: Locating Japanese-Chinese Regional Film and Media

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816689491
eISBN:
9781452949451
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816689491.003.0006
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Chapter five investigates the valences and uses of “scale” and “place” through which regional co-productions have been predominantly billed from the turn of the millennium, as they negotiate the ... More


It’s Oscar Time in Asia!

Sangjoon Lee

in Cinema and the Cultural Cold War: US Diplomacy and the Origins of the Asian Cinema Network

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501752315
eISBN:
9781501752322
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501752315.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter refers to Japan, Hong Kong, Malaysia, the Philippines, Thailand, and the Republic of China (Taiwan) as six member countries to send fifteen feature films to the Southeast Asian Film ... More


Projecting Asian Cinema to the World

Sangjoon Lee

in Cinema and the Cultural Cold War: US Diplomacy and the Origins of the Asian Cinema Network

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501752315
eISBN:
9781501752322
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501752315.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter examines Unheeded Cries, South Korea's official submission to the fourth San Francisco International Film Festival (SFIFF) in 1960, which tells the story of postwar orphans in the slums ... More


The FPA, US Propaganda, and Postwar Japanese Cinema

Sangjoon Lee

in Cinema and the Cultural Cold War: US Diplomacy and the Origins of the Asian Cinema Network

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501752315
eISBN:
9781501752322
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501752315.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter recounts how Nagata Masaichi, president of Daiei Studio in Japan, pitched the idea of founding the Federation of Motion Picture Producers in Southeast Asia (FPA) and an annual Southeast ... More


The Asia Foundation’s Motion Picture Project

Sangjoon Lee

in Cinema and the Cultural Cold War: US Diplomacy and the Origins of the Asian Cinema Network

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501752315
eISBN:
9781501752322
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501752315.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter investigates how and to what extent the Asia Foundation (TAF) and its field agents covertly acted to construct an alliance of anticommunist motion picture producers in Asia. It explores ... More


From Film Colony to Film Sphere

Michael Baskett

in The Attractive Empire: Transnational Film Culture in Imperial Japan

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824831639
eISBN:
9780824868796
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824831639.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter traces the development of film institutions within the formal colonies of Taiwan and Korea and its extension to the semicolonial film market of Manchuria. It examines how legislation, ... More


Introduction: The Cultural Cold War and the Birth of the Asian Cinema Network

Sangjoon Lee

in Cinema and the Cultural Cold War: US Diplomacy and the Origins of the Asian Cinema Network

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501752315
eISBN:
9781501752322
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501752315.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter examines the historical, social, cultural, and intellectual constitution of the first postwar pan-Asian cinema network during the two decades after the Korean War armistice in July 1953. ... More


Inner Senses and the Changing Face of Hong Kong Horror Cinema

Kevin Heffernan

in Horror to the Extreme: Changing Boundaries in Asian Cinema

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622099722
eISBN:
9789882207028
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622099722.003.0003
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter discusses significant trends in contemporary Hong Kong horror film including the growing importance of transnational co-productions, export markets, and a fertile cross-breeding of ... More


The Bright Asian Marketplace: Regional Specters of Connection and Desire

Stephanie DeBoer

in Coproducing Asia: Locating Japanese-Chinese Regional Film and Media

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816689491
eISBN:
9781452949451
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816689491.003.0002
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Chapter one approaches a series of popular widescreen international romance co-productions made among Japan, Hong Kong, and Taiwan in the early to mid 1960s. Against the “bright” ideals of newfound ... More


Collaboration Decentered: Technology Transfer and the Hong Kong Copy

Stephanie DeBoer

in Coproducing Asia: Locating Japanese-Chinese Regional Film and Media

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816689491
eISBN:
9781452949451
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816689491.003.0003
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Chapter two contests the terms through which Japan has occupied center stage as a locus of development and modernity by considering a range of Hong Kong-Japan co-productions made from the 1950s to ... More


Archiving Asian Cinema

Olivia Khoo

in Asian Cinema: A Regional View

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781474461764
eISBN:
9781474495189
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474461764.003.0006
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter explores issues of archiving and digital preservation in light of changing exhibition strategies, with a focus on the important roles played by the South East Asia Pacific Audio Visual ... More


Cinema and the Cultural Cold War: US Diplomacy and the Origins of the Asian Cinema Network

Sangjoon Lee

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781501752315
eISBN:
9781501752322
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501752315.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This book explores the ways in which postwar Asian cinema was shaped by transnational collaborations and competitions between newly independent and colonial states at the height of Cold War politics. ... More


Asian Horror

Bryan Turnock

in Studying Horror Cinema

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9781911325895
eISBN:
9781800342460
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781911325895.003.0007
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter details how the mid-1990s saw a substantial increase in the number of horror films being produced in Asian countries, and in particular Japan and Korea. At the same time, globalisation ... More


Introduction

Gary Bettinson and Daniel Martin

in Hong Kong Horror Cinema

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781474424592
eISBN:
9781474444705
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474424592.003.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This introduction to Hong Kong Horror Cinema introduces Hong Kong horror from a variety of perspectives, charting the history and development of the genre and citing key films and filmmakers; it puts ... More


Conclusion. Scaling the Frame: Genealogies of Coprduction and the Aslan Frontier

Stephanie DeBoer

in Coproducing Asia: Locating Japanese-Chinese Regional Film and Media

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816689491
eISBN:
9781452949451
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816689491.003.0007
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

The conclusion offers a brief reflection upon the co-production support structures that have been recently established by cultural industries based in East Asian media capitals. It considers how ... More


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