Tuesday 22 May 2018
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[Talk] Jefri Zain and Agent-44: Spy Films and Cold War Anxieties in Southeast Asia

Event Description: This lecture explores two famous characters in Southeast Asian cinema during the Cold War. Malayas Jefri Zain and the Philippines Agent X-44 are film characters loosely based on Hollywoods popular James Bond series. But how did Hollywood influence Southeast Asian filmmaking during the Cold War? What do these local spy characters tell us about the way Southeast Asians interpreted the anxieties towards communism within the frame of Cold War politics? Far from being copycats of James

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