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Spotlighting Asian Americans on both sides of the motion picture camera, "Countervisions" examines the aesthetics, material circumstances, and politics of a broad spectrum of films released in the last thirty years. This anthology focuses in particular on the growing presence of Asian Americans as makers of independent films and cross-over successes. Essays of film critici ...more
Paperback, 336 pages
Published August 28th 2000 by Temple University Press
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Really good information about Asian American films and modern society. I didn't read the book all the way through (as is the way with most academic books). But i did find it worth the read.
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