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Author Van der Heide, William.

Title Malaysian cinema, Asian film : border crossings and national cultures / William van der Heide.

Imprint Amsterdam : Amsterdam University Press, 2002.


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Description 1 online resource (301 pages) : illustrations
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
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Series Film culture in transition
Film culture in transition.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-292) ; filmography (p. 265-270) ; and index.
Contents Introduction. Panggung Wayang; Malaysian Cinema, Asian Film -- The Realities of Film Viewing -- The Scope of this Study -- Chapter 1: Border Crossings. Introduction -- National Cinema and Genre -- Cross-cultural Analysis -- Transtextuality -- The Hamburger Western -- The Samurai Film and the Noodle Western -- The Samurai Film and the Hamburger Western -- The Sword Film and the Spaghetti Western -- The Spaghetti Western -- The Martial Arts Film and the Chop Suey Western -- The Stunt Film and the Curry Western -- Conclusion -- Chapter 2: Malaysian Society and Culture. Introduction -- Identity -- National Identity and National Culture -- Malaysian Identity -- Pre-colonial Malaysia -- Foundational Narratives -- Colonial Malaysia -- Parsee Theatre and Bangsawan -- Postcolonial Malaysia -- The National Cultural Policy and its Consequences -- Conclusion -- Chapter 3: Film in Malaysia. Introduction -- National Cinema -- National Cinema Texts -- The Film Industry and Film Culture in Malaysia -- Early Film-going in Malaya -- The British in Malaya -- Origins -- Laila Majnun, India and Indonesia -- Shaw Brothers -- The Golden Age -- The Indian Connection -- The Studio System -- P. Ramlee -- Indian Cinema -- Hong Kong Cinema -- Indonesian Cinema -- The Decline -- The Revival -- Government Assistance and Controls -- Hong Kong Cinema -- Indian Cinema -- Conclusion -- Chapter 4: Malaysian Cinema. Introduction -- The Indian Cinema of the 1950's -- Hujan Panas -- Penarik Beca -- Hang Tuah -- Semerah Padi -- Hang Jebat -- Ibu Mertua-ku -- Matinya Seorang Patriot -- Fenomena -- Selubung -- Perempuan, Isteri & ... -- Sembilu -- Conclusion.
Summary A study of the heterogeneity and cultural complexities of the Malaysian cinema.
Note Print version record.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star MiAaHDL
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
Processing Action digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda MiAaHDL
Language English.
Subject Motion pictures -- Malaysia -- Cross-cultural studies.
Motion picture industry -- Malaysia.
Film, TV and radio.
Films, cinema.
The arts.
PERFORMING ARTS -- Film & Video -- Reference.
PERFORMING ARTS -- Film & Video -- General.
Motion picture industry. (OCoLC)fst01027150
Motion pictures. (OCoLC)fst01027285
Malaysia. (OCoLC)fst01204590
Multikulturelle Gesellschaft
Indexed Term Multi-User.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Cross-cultural studies. (OCoLC)fst01423769
Other Form: Print version: Van der Heide, William. Malaysian cinema, Asian film. Amsterdam : Amsterdam University Press, 2002 9053565809 9053565191 (OCoLC)50791038
ISBN 0585498156 (electronic bk.)
9780585498157 (electronic bk.)
9789048505128 (electronic bk.)
9048505127 (electronic bk.)
9053565191 (pbk.)
9789053565193 (pbk.)
Standard No. 10.5117/9789053565803 doi
AU@ 000050967413
AU@ 000051332170
AU@ 000054156243
DEBBG BV043101212
DEBBG BV044133491
DEBSZ 422394637
GBVCP 1003568963
NZ1 11927435
NZ1 14935859

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