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By Lisa Funnell,Man-Fung Yip

Critics usually describe the impression of "America," via Hollywood and different cultural industries, as a sort of cultural imperialism. This unidirectional version of interplay doesn't tackle, despite the fact that, the counter-flows of Chinese-language motion pictures into the yank movie marketplace or the impact of chinese language filmmakers, movie stars, and aesthetics in Hollywood.


The objective of this assortment is to (re)consider the complicated dynamics of transnational cultural flows among American and Chinese-language movie industries. The target is to deliver a extra historic point of view to the topic, focusing as a lot at the Hollywood impact on early Shanghai or postwar Hong Kong motion pictures as at the intensifying flows among American and Chinese-language cinemas in contemporary many years. individuals emphasize the approaches of appropriation and reception inquisitive about transnational cultural practices, interpreting movie creation, distribution, and reception.

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