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Series: e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Published: 01 November 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393542-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9354-2
Published: 15 April 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385530-021
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8553-0
Series: Elements
Published: 23 August 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013044-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1304-4
Published: 01 September 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822394167-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9416-7
Published: 01 May 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380849-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8084-9
Published: 25 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374343-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7434-3
... This chapter is a visual excavation of Kang Je-gyu’s film about the Korean War, Taegukgi (2004), in relation to the film sets, theme parks, and exhibitions that drew large audiences in the wake of the film’s box-office success. Looking at material traces of the film’s depiction of the Korean...
Series: New Americanists
Published: 22 May 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382447-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8244-7
...<italic>Film Noir</italic> and the Political Economy of Cold War Masculinity ...
Book Chapter

By Gil Z. Hochberg
Series: Perverse Modernities: A Series Edited by Jack Halberstam and Lisa Lowe
Published: 07 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7551-7
... witnessing Israeli cinema Lebanon war films trauma ...
Series: American Encounters/Global Interactions
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396352-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9635-2
Published: 29 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374435-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7443-5
... during the war. The criticism focused on one particular image, of a local Japanese cane cutter looking up at a passing navy ship. The story of that image, dating back to a first documentary film made by a team supervised by John Ford during the war, serves as a reminder that history, especially memorial...
Book Chapter

By Geoffrey M. White
Published: 29 April 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7443-5
... memorial film war national subjectivity Japanese American ...
Series: Perverse Modernities: A Series Edited by Jack Halberstam and Lisa Lowe
Published: 07 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375517-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7551-7
... of witnessing” examined in chapter 6 has to do with role of the witness assigned to the Israeli soldier as a perpetrator of violence who carries the ethical responsibility of “awakening others.” witnessing Israeli cinema Lebanon war films trauma ...
Book Chapter

By Gil Z. Hochberg
Series: Perverse Modernities: A Series Edited by Jack Halberstam and Lisa Lowe
Published: 07 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7551-7
..., “the crisis of witnessing” examined in chapter 6 has to do with role of the witness assigned to the Israeli soldier as a perpetrator of violence who carries the ethical responsibility of “awakening others.” witnessing Israeli cinema Lebanon war films trauma ...
Published: 13 May 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375623-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7562-3
... After the Pacific wars and the breakup of the Shanghai-based film industry, the songstress reemerged in postwar Hong Kong. This chapter describes the industry developments that led to Hong Kong’s rise as an epicenter of Mandarin popular music and movies in the 1950s and 1960s, ushering in an era...
Book Chapter

By Youngmin Choe
Published: 25 March 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7434-3
..., where it functions in Korea’s imagining of its relationships with China and Japan. remembrance historical sites Korean national division This chapter is a visual excavation of Kang Je-gyu’s film about the Korean War, Taegukgi (2004), in relation to the film sets, theme parks...
Published: 03 February 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373414-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7341-4
... execution films, images from Nazi concentration camps, home movie footage of President Kennedy’s assassination, and television news coverage of the Vietnam War—through their struggle to capture the “moment of death.” It argues that such attempts form a collective and enduring fantasy for documentarians...
Published: 25 March 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374343-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7434-3
... the film’s narrative as well as the conditions of its production. The chapter suggests that the MOD, as a representation of one of South Korea’s first coproductions on mainland China since the Cold War, articulates the central interest of the feature film; that is, as a self-reflective narrative...
Published: 12 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372899-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7289-9
... In Rio de Janeiro in the latter half of the 1910s, a craze for imported serial films fostered new practices of film consumption, novel conceptions of cinema’s defining characteristics, and fresh ambitions for local film production. The popularity of serial films and their tie-in novelizations...
Published: 29 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374435-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7443-5
... This introduction describes the book’s project, telling a story about the people and activities that make up the life of a highly public national war memorial as it evolved throughout its postwar career. The story of the USS Arizona Memorial as it unfolded from the early 1990s to the present...
Book Chapter

By Youngmin Choe
Published: 25 March 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7434-3
... characterize both the film’s narrative as well as the conditions of its production. The chapter suggests that the MOD, as a representation of one of South Korea’s first coproductions on mainland China since the Cold War, articulates the central interest of the feature film; that is, as a self-reflective...