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Author Zhang, Zhen, 1962 July 8-
Title An amorous history of the silver screen : Shanghai cinema, 1896-1937 / Zhang Zhen.
Publication Info Chicago, Ill. : University of Chicago Press, c2005.


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Descript xxxiii, 488 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Contents Vernacular modernism and cinematic embodiment -- Worldly Shanghai, metropolitan spectators -- Teahouse, shadowplay, and Laborer's love -- Building a film world : distraction versus education -- Screenwriting, trick photography, and melodramatic retribution -- The anarchic body language of the martial arts film -- Fighting over the modern girl : hard and soft films -- Song at midnight : acoustic horror and the grotesque face of history.
ISBN 9780226982380 (pbk.)
9780226982373 (cloth)
0226982378 (cloth)
0226982386 (pbk.)
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Author Zhang, Zhen, 1962 July 8-
Series Cinema and modernity
Cinema and modernity
Subject Motion pictures -- China -- Shanghai -- History.
Motion picture industry -- China -- Shanghai -- History.
Descript xxxiii, 488 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Contents Vernacular modernism and cinematic embodiment -- Worldly Shanghai, metropolitan spectators -- Teahouse, shadowplay, and Laborer's love -- Building a film world : distraction versus education -- Screenwriting, trick photography, and melodramatic retribution -- The anarchic body language of the martial arts film -- Fighting over the modern girl : hard and soft films -- Song at midnight : acoustic horror and the grotesque face of history.
ISBN 9780226982380 (pbk.)
9780226982373 (cloth)
0226982378 (cloth)
0226982386 (pbk.)
Author Zhang, Zhen, 1962 July 8-
Series Cinema and modernity
Cinema and modernity
Subject Motion pictures -- China -- Shanghai -- History.
Motion picture industry -- China -- Shanghai -- History.
LOCATION SHELVED AT LOAN TYPE STATUS
 BJL 6th Floor  PN 1993.5 C5 Z6  8 WEEK LOAN  AVAILABLE

Subject Motion pictures -- China -- Shanghai -- History.
Motion picture industry -- China -- Shanghai -- History.
Descript xxxiii, 488 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Contents Vernacular modernism and cinematic embodiment -- Worldly Shanghai, metropolitan spectators -- Teahouse, shadowplay, and Laborer's love -- Building a film world : distraction versus education -- Screenwriting, trick photography, and melodramatic retribution -- The anarchic body language of the martial arts film -- Fighting over the modern girl : hard and soft films -- Song at midnight : acoustic horror and the grotesque face of history.
ISBN 9780226982380 (pbk.)
9780226982373 (cloth)
0226982378 (cloth)
0226982386 (pbk.)

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