CFP: Transnational East Asian Cinema (3/14/05; collection)
How The West Was Won: New Perspectives on Transnational East Asian Cinema
Edited by Leon Hunt and Wing-Fai Leung
With the success of Hero, Ringu (and its Hollywood remake), Oldboy and Ong-Bak in the west, contemporary East Asian cinema has transcended geographical, cultural and theoretical boundaries. The articles in this collection will examine films from the Far East and their transnational consumption as an ever changing process, presenting new perspectives that contest existing frameworks in film studies.