14. In Search of Chinese Film Style(s) and Technique(s)

  1. Yingjin Zhang2,3
  1. James Udden

Published Online: 2 JUL 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781444355994.ch14

A Companion to Chinese Cinema, A

A Companion to Chinese Cinema, A

How to Cite

Udden, J. (2012) In Search of Chinese Film Style(s) and Technique(s), in A Companion to Chinese Cinema, A (ed Y. Zhang), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444355994.ch14

Editor Information

  1. 2

    University of California, San Diego, USA

  2. 3

    Shanghai Jiaotong University, China

Author Information

  1. Gettysburg College, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 2 JUL 2012
  2. Published Print: 19 MAR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781444330298

Online ISBN: 9781444355994

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Keywords:

  • genre and representation, key styles and modes in Chinese cinema;
  • Chinese film style(s) and technique(s), in search of a distinct style;
  • Chinese cinema, diversity of cinematic styles and techniques;
  • Taiwan, and its new Asian brand of art cinema;
  • Chinese cinema, combined long takes with montage residing within it;
  • camera mobility, preserving Chinese painting within camera lens perspective;
  • films from the Golden Age of Chinese cinema, conforming to generalizations;
  • Chinese cinematic technique, with no essential Chinese style;
  • styles, not purely traditional or foreign, but modern traditions of native soil

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