Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-4 of 4 items

  • Keywords: Ringu x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Introduction

Jinhee Choi and Mitsuyo Wada-Marciano

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/9789622099722.003.0012
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This book examines the global processes embedded in a regional formation of screen culture. It demonstrates that national specificities are differently manifest in horror films from the East Asian ... More


Ghost Towns

Dudley Andrew

in Cinema at the City's Edge

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622099845
eISBN:
9789882206731
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622099845.003.0003
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter focuses on the growing number of horror films across East Asia. It highlights Ringu (1998), a film which incorporates local and aesthetic preferences in a manner that thrilled audiences ... More


Nihonjinron, women, horror: post-war national identity and the spirit of subaltern vengeance in Ringu and The Ring

Linnie Blake

in The Wounds of Nations: Horror Cinema, Historical Trauma and National Identity

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719075933
eISBN:
9781781700914
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719075933.003.0013
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter illustrates that drawing on the Japanese onryou or vengeful ghost narrative, Ringu, and later The Ring, was intimately concerned with traumatic dislocations to national self-image and ... More


Video Cinema Ether (VCE)

Akira Mizuta Lippit

in Resolutions 3: Global Networks of Video

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816670826
eISBN:
9781452947181
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816670826.003.0012
Subject:
Art, Art History

In the years leading to and including the turn of the millennium, components of the video apparatus, including TV sets, VCRs, video cameras, editing equipment, and videotapes, came to resemble ... More


View: