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Author Fang, Karen (Karen Y.), 1973- author.

Title Arresting cinema : surveillance in Hong Kong film / Karen Fang.

Publication Info. Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, [2017]

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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 226 pages)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : a race of peeping Toms? : "Rear window ethics" in Hong Kong -- Watching the watchman : Michael Hui's surveillance comedies -- On the "China watch" : prosperity and paranoia in reunification-era Cinema -- "Only" a policeman : joint venture cinema and the mediatization of the Hong Kong police -- "Representing the Chinese government" : Hong Kong undercover in an age of self-censorship -- Conclusion : toward a global surveillance cinema.
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Subject Surveillance in motion pictures.
Crime films -- China -- Hong Kong -- History and criticism.
Motion pictures -- China -- Hong Kong -- History.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Other Form: Print version: Fang, Karen (Karen Y.), 1973- Arresting cinema. Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, 2016 9780804798914 (DLC) 2016031403
ISBN 9781503600751 electronic book
1503600750 electronic book