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SPECIAL ISSUE: NEW ETHNOGRAPHIC FILM IN CHINA

    1. R New Ethnographic Film in the New China
      1. Maris Boyd Gillette

ARTICLES

    1. R Writing in Water, or, Evanescence, Enchantment and Ethnography in a Chinese Urban Park
      1. Angela Zito
    2. R Chaiqian/Demolition: Reflections on Media Practice
      1. J.P. Sniadecki
    3. R Documenting, Dramatizing, and Representing China's Porcelain World in Broken Pots Broken Dreams
      1. Maris Gillette
    4. R Making Bored in Heaven: A Film about Ritual Sensation
      1. Cora Dean
        Kenneth Dean
    5. R Fieldwork, Film, and the Tourist Gaze: Making 农家乐 Peasant Family Happiness
      1. Jenny Chio

REVIEWS OF FILMS DISCUSSED IN THIS ISSUE

    1. R Writing in Water Angela Zito, 2012, 42 minutes, color. Distributed by Angela Zitoo
      1. Ellen Zweig
    2. R Chaiqian (Demolition) J.P. Sniadecki, 2008, 62 minutes, color. Mandarin and Sichuanese with English subtitles. Sensory Ethnography Lab Series..
      1. Jun Zhang
    3. R Broken Pots Broken Dreams: Working in Jingdezhen's Porcelain IndustryMaris Gillette, 2009, 28:52 minutes, color. Distributed by Maris Gillette, http://tiny.cc/bpbd09
      1. Zainab Saleh
    4. R Bored in Heaven: A Film about Ritual Sensation Kenneth Dean, 2010, 80 minutes, color. Distributed by Kenneth Dean, www.boredinheaven.com.
      1. Paul Jakov Smith
    5. R 农家乐 Peasant Family Happiness Jenny Chio, 2013, 70 minutes, color. Distributed by Berkeley Media, http://www.berkeleymedia.com/films/peasant_family_happiness
      1. Laurie Kain Hart

OTHER FILM REVIEW

    1. R Gringo TrailsPegi Vail, 2013, 78:58 minutes, color. Distributed by Icarus Films, 32 Court St., Brooklyn, NY 11201, http://www.icarusfilms.com
      1. Luis A. Vivanco

REVIEW ESSAYS

    1. R Single-Shot Cinema and Ethnographic Sympathy in Contemporary Indonesia: A Review Essay on The Eye of the Day (2001), The Shape of the Moon (2004), and Position Among the Stars (2011) byLeonard Retel Helmrich
      1. James B. Hoesterey
    2. R "Since You Are Filming, I Will Tell the Truth“: A Reflection on the Cultural Activism and Collaborative Filmmaking of Video Nas Aldeias
      1. Zoe Graham

FILM FESTIVAL REVIEW

    1. R Review of the 37th Annual Margaret Mead Film Festival, October 17–20, 2013
      1. Jacqueline Hazen