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Transforming Korean cinema: creative and cultural dynamics of the golden decades of the 1960s and 2000s

Grant


Scheme


  • Fellowship

Abstract


  • This post-doctorial analyses film policy, production practices and genre construction under Park Chung Hee's totalitarian government, which rules South Korea between 1961 and 1979. This study stimulates the industrialisation of Korea's national film industry in the larger discussion of national cinema, film policy and genre studies while building upon earlier, albeit limited, scholarship on the Korean cinema.

Date/time Interval


  • 2011

Local Award Id


  • 101244

Scheme


  • Fellowship

Abstract


  • This post-doctorial analyses film policy, production practices and genre construction under Park Chung Hee's totalitarian government, which rules South Korea between 1961 and 1979. This study stimulates the industrialisation of Korea's national film industry in the larger discussion of national cinema, film policy and genre studies while building upon earlier, albeit limited, scholarship on the Korean cinema.

Date/time Interval


  • 2011

Local Award Id


  • 101244