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Huimin Deng

Framing the Intertextual Relations: Chinese Independent Documentary and Urban Cinema of the 1990s

Supervised by: Professor Dina Iordanova

I am now studying the interrelationships between Chinese Independent Documentary and Urban Cinema of the 1990s from the perspective of semiotics, to be more precise, Intertextuality. I try to explore the intertextual relations between the two genres of films, both in subjects and aesthetics.

Published Article

Title: “Drifting Peasant Workers: The Reflection of the Hukou System within the Chinese Cinematic Network,” Excursion, Vol. 8, Issue 1 (2018), 1-23. DOI: http://www.excursions-journal.org.uk/index.php?journal=excursions&page=issue&op=current&path%5B%5D=showToc