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East-West Film Journal, Volume 3, No. 1

by 

Wimal Dissanayake (ed.); John Charlot and Paul Clark (assoc. eds.)

East-West Film Journal

Publisher:

Honolulu: East-West Center

Publication Date: December 1988
Binding: paper
Pages: ii, 123

 

The first film journal devoted to the Asia-Pacific region as a whole provides a forum in which Asian and Western cinemas can be introduced to and appreciated by a world-wide audience.

Contents:
SPECIAL ISSUE ON THE CITY AND CINEMA
Editor’s Note
Cities on the Edge of Time: The Urban Science Fiction Film
by Vivian Sobchack
Future Noir: Contemporary Representations of Visionary Cities
by Janet Staiger
Last Seen in the Streets of Modernism
by Patricia Mellencamp
Attitudes Toward Tokyo on Film
by Donald Richie
Chinese Urban Cinema: Hyper-realism Versus Absurdism
by Chris Berry
The Rural Base of an Urban Phenomenon
by Chidana Das Gupta
Seoul in Korean Cinema
by Bae Chang-Ho
A tale of Two Cities: Cultural Polyphony and Ethnic Transformation
by Robert Stam
Cities and Cinema: A Selective Filmography
Book Reviews