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By Lisa Funnell,Man-Fung Yip

Critics often describe the impact of "America," via Hollywood and different cultural industries, as a sort of cultural imperialism. This unidirectional version of interplay doesn't tackle, notwithstanding, the counter-flows of Chinese-language motion pictures into the yankee movie industry or the impact of chinese language filmmakers, movie stars, and aesthetics in Hollywood.


The target of this assortment is to (re)consider the advanced dynamics of transnational cultural flows among American and Chinese-language movie industries. The aim is to deliver a extra ancient standpoint to the topic, focusing as a lot at the Hollywood effect on early Shanghai or postwar Hong Kong movies as at the intensifying flows among American and Chinese-language cinemas in contemporary a long time. participants emphasize the methods of appropriation and reception thinking about transnational cultural practices, interpreting movie construction, distribution, and reception.

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