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A Companion to Wong Kar-wai (Wiley Blackwell Companions to by Martha P. Nochimson PDF

By Martha P. Nochimson

With 25 essays that include a large spectrum of themes and views together with intertextuality, transnationality, gender illustration, repetition, using tune, colour, and sound, depiction of time and house in human affairs, and Wong’s hugely unique portrayal of violence, A significant other to Wong Kar-Wai is a unique exam of the distinguished filmmaker recognized world wide for the innovation, attractiveness, and keenness he brings to filmmaking.

  • Brings jointly the main innovative, in-depth, and fascinating scholarship on arguably the best residing Asian filmmaker, from a multinational team of demonstrated and emerging movie students and critics
  • Covers a major breadth of themes similar to the culture of the jianghu in Wong's motion pictures; queering Wong's motion pictures now not when it comes to gender yet in the course of the artist's liminality; the phenomenological Wong; Wong's intertextuality; the USA via Wong's eyes; the optics of intensities, thresholds, and transfers of strength in Wong's cinema; and the diasporic presence of a few women from Shanghai in Wong's Hong Kong
  • Examines the political, old, and sociological impression of Wong and his paintings, and discusses his paintings from a number of views together with sleek, post-modern, postcolonial, and queer theory
  • Includes appendices which study Wong’s paintings in Hong Kong tv and commercials

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