City on Fire: Hong Kong Cinema - Stokes, Lisa Odham, and Hoover, Michael

Hong Kong's film industry gained global attention in the 1980s, at the time of negotiations over Great Britain's return of the colony to China. Uncertainty about the post-handover era accelerated Hong Kong's race for economic growth, and found expression in cinema's depictions of a 'city on fire.' In this accessible introduction to the ...

City on Fire: Hong Kong Cinema 1999, Verso, London, England

ISBN-13: 9781859842034

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