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Divine Work, Japanese Colonial Cinema and its Legacy (Topics and Issues in National Cinema)“The Greater East Asian Film Sphere” (GEAFS) was a term that came into existence around 1941. Linked into the Japanese Imperialist idea of “the Greater East Asian Co-Prosperity Sphere,” the GEAFS was part of a pan-Asianist moment that was at the heart of the Japanese theorization (and justification) of their Imperial narrative. Central to Kate Taylor-Jones’ Divine Work: Japanese Colonial Cinema and its Legacy are the key points of defining the GEAFS and analyzing how the GEAFS implemented and th…