早期都市文化语境下的华语语系电影明星：以白云为个案 = Sinophone cinema stars in early urban cultural context : a case study on Bai Yun
Date of Issue2016-07-12
School of Humanities and Social Sciences
This thesis take Bai Yun(1916-1982) as an example, try to use Sinophone Studies and Star Studies in the research, and intend to introduces Bai Yun’ s life stories and background detailedly. All of the above are based on the historical materials such as newspapers, cinema magazines, pictorial, memoirs, etc. Bai Yun is defined as Sinophone Stars, not only because he was a Chinese in Singapore and Malaya, but also because of his complicated acting career between Shanghai, Hong Kong and Taiwan. Bai Yun was born in Malaya and grew up in Singapore, he made a name for himself in Shanghai moviedom in the 1940s, and was popular in Hong Kong moviedom and Chinese-speaking world in the 1950s, but missing in the history of Chinese-language Cinemas. This analysis is combined with the social history and film industry background of that times, it is also analyze the characteristic of early Sinophone male stars and the im-print of the times from the multi-perspective of time, space, screen image and social image. Through the analysis of Bai Yun, the author wishes to have a better understanding of ear-ly Sinophone cinema industry and urban culture, as well as the interaction between dif-ferent cities in the early development of Sinophone cinema industry.