Journals Higher Education



Published: 30 April 2014

192 Pages | 11 illustrations

6 x 9 inches

ISBN: 9780748682010

Bookseller Code (06)

New Taiwanese Cinema in Focus

Moving Within and Beyond the Frame

Flannery Wilson

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Traditions in World Cinema

  • Provides a nuanced picture of the Taiwanese film industry since democratization and isolation from the Peoples Republic of China
  • Features close readings of the films of Tsai Ming-liang, Edward Yang, Hou Hsiao-hsien, and Ang Lee
  • Connects Taiwanese cinema to the global cinema landscape more generally
  • Refines the study of transnationalism by positing a new mode for viewing contemporary national cinema movements

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