Simon Fowler's 101 Essential Chinese Movies PDF

By Simon Fowler

ISBN-10: 9881909112

ISBN-13: 9789881909114

Explosive kung-fu epics, tragic leftist melodrama, chest-thumping propaganda motion pictures, and extra are lined during this motion picture advisor that explores a century of chinese language filmmaking, from the silent period to the current. the best chinese language video clips hide a variety of genres, are authoritatively indexed during this e-book, and are defined in thorough element that's available to movie buffs, scholars, and informal audience alike. The compendium is going past paintings residence and kung fu movies which are well-liked by foreign audiences to additionally current videos that connect to Mainland chinese language audiences. along the specified descriptions of every choice, there are numerous techniques for extra viewing, making it the correct creation to China’s wealthy cinematic tradition.

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