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Primitive passions : visuality, sexuality, ethnography, and contemporary Chinese cinema

Title
Primitive passions : visuality, sexuality, ethnography, and contemporary Chinese cinema / Rey Chow.
Author
Chow, Rey.
Publication
New York : Columbia University Press, [1995], ©1995.

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Description
xiv, 252 pages; 24 cm.
Series Statement
Film and culture
Uniform Title
Film and culture.
Subjects
Bibliography (note)
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [203]-243) and index.
Contents
Pt. 1. Visuality, Modernity, and Primitive Passions -- Pt. 2. Some Contemporary Chinese Films. 1. Digging an Old Well: The Labor of Social Fantasy. 2. Silent Is the Ancient Plain: Music, Filmmaking, and the Concept of Social Change in the New Chinese Cinema. 3. Male Narcissism and National Culture: Subjectivity in Chen Kaige's King of the Children. 4. The Force of Surfaces: Defiance in Zhang Yimou's Films -- Pt. 3. Film as Ethnography; or, Translation Between Cultures in the Postcolonial World.
ISBN
  • 0231076827 (acid-free paper)
  • 0231076835 (pbk.)
LCCN
94027796
OCLC
  • 30734308
  • ocm30734308
Owning Institutions
Columbia University Libraries