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The Resource Making Asian American film and video : histories, institutions, movements, Jun Okada

Making Asian American film and video : histories, institutions, movements, Jun Okada

Label
Making Asian American film and video : histories, institutions, movements
Title
Making Asian American film and video
Title remainder
histories, institutions, movements
Statement of responsibility
Jun Okada
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The words "Asian American film" might evoke a painfully earnest, low-budget documentary or family drama, destined to be seen only in small film festivals or on PBS (Public Broadcasting Service). In her groundbreaking study of the past fifty years of Asian American film and video, Jun Okada demonstrates that although this stereotype is not entirely unfounded, a remarkably diverse range of Asian American filmmaking has emerged. Yet Okada also reveals how the legacy of institutional funding and the "PBS style" unites these filmmakers, whether they are working within that system or setting themsel
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Okada, Jun
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Asian American Studies Today
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Asian Americans in motion pictures
  • Asian Americans in the motion picture industry
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Asian Americans in motion pictures
  • Asian Americans in the motion picture industry
Label
Making Asian American film and video : histories, institutions, movements, Jun Okada
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the shared history of Asian American film and video and public interest media -- Noble and uplifting and boring as hell: Asian American film and video, 1971-1982 -- The Center for Asian American Media and the televisual public sphere -- Pathology as authenticity: ITVs, Terminal USA, and the televisual struggle over positive/negative images -- Dismembered from history: the counternostalgia of Gregg Araki -- Better luck tomorrow and the transnational reframing of Asian American film and video -- Post Asian American feature film: the persistence of institutionality in finishing the game: the search for a new Bruce Lee and American zombie -- Afterword
Control code
ocn904960152
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813565033
Lccn
2014023226
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt13gbt7w
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)904960152
Label
Making Asian American film and video : histories, institutions, movements, Jun Okada
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the shared history of Asian American film and video and public interest media -- Noble and uplifting and boring as hell: Asian American film and video, 1971-1982 -- The Center for Asian American Media and the televisual public sphere -- Pathology as authenticity: ITVs, Terminal USA, and the televisual struggle over positive/negative images -- Dismembered from history: the counternostalgia of Gregg Araki -- Better luck tomorrow and the transnational reframing of Asian American film and video -- Post Asian American feature film: the persistence of institutionality in finishing the game: the search for a new Bruce Lee and American zombie -- Afterword
Control code
ocn904960152
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813565033
Lccn
2014023226
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt13gbt7w
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)904960152

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