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 subject matters and views together with intertextuality, transnationality, gender illustration, repetition, using song, colour, and sound, depiction of time and area in human affairs, and Wong’s hugely unique portrayal of violence, A significant other to Wong Kar-Wai is a unique exam of the celebrated filmmaker identified worldwide for the innovation, good looks, and fervour he brings to filmmaking.

  • Brings jointly the main leading edge, in-depth, and fascinating scholarship on arguably the best dwelling Asian filmmaker, from a multinational staff of validated and emerging movie students and critics
  • Covers an enormous breadth of subject matters corresponding to the culture of the jianghu in Wong's motion pictures; queering Wong's movies no longer when it comes to 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 power in Wong's cinema; and the diasporic presence of a few women from Shanghai in Wong's Hong Kong
  • Examines the political, ancient, and sociological effect of Wong and his paintings, and discusses his paintings from quite a few views together with sleek, post-modern, postcolonial, and queer theory
  • Includes appendices which learn Wong’s paintings in Hong Kong tv and commercials

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