Asia on Film

Studies in Asian Cinema, Television and Documentary

The Latest in Asian Screen Studies

The growth of Asian cinema studies is a welcome shift in film scholarship after decades of attention paid to Hollywood cinema, auteur studies, and canonical texts. This campaign is proud to promote cutting-edge research that pushes boundaries, and promotes a historically under-recognised area of cultural and screen studies. From anime aesthetics, to Chinese art cinema, to documentary films in India; explore the latest in Asian screen media studies here.

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Palgrave Journal Articles

The following articles are either open access or free to read until Tuesday 9th April 2019.

Palgrave Communications

- East Asian Gothic: a definition OPEN ACCESS


- Haunting memories of war in Chinese cinema and diaspora: Visions of national trauma, power and autoethnographic collage

American Journal of Cultural Sociology

- Mass media and the localization of emotional display: The case of China’s Next Top Model