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

By Martha P. Nochimson

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

  • Brings jointly the main innovative, in-depth, and engaging scholarship on arguably the best residing Asian filmmaker, from a multinational workforce of demonstrated and emerging movie students and critics
  • Covers a massive breadth of themes akin to the culture of the jianghu in Wong's motion pictures; queering Wong's motion pictures now not by way of gender yet during the artist's liminality; the phenomenological Wong; Wong's intertextuality; the US via Wong's eyes; the optics of intensities, thresholds, and transfers of strength in Wong's cinema; and the diasporic presence of a few girls from Shanghai in Wong's Hong Kong
  • Examines the political, ancient, and sociological impact of Wong and his paintings, and discusses his paintings from various views together with smooth, post-modern, postcolonial, and queer theory
  • Includes appendices which learn Wong’s paintings in Hong Kong tv and commercials

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