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By Martha P. Nochimson

With 25 essays that embody a large spectrum of subject matters and views together with intertextuality, transnationality, gender illustration, repetition, using tune, colour, and sound, depiction of time and area in human affairs, and Wong’s hugely unique portrayal of violence, A better half to Wong Kar-Wai is a novel exam of the celebrated filmmaker recognized all over the world for the innovation, good looks, and keenness he brings to filmmaking.

  • Brings jointly the main leading edge, in-depth, and engaging scholarship on arguably the best dwelling Asian filmmaker, from a multinational crew of demonstrated and emerging movie students and critics
  • Covers a massive breadth of issues resembling the culture of the jianghu in Wong's movies; queering Wong's movies no longer by way of gender yet throughout 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, historic, and sociological impression of Wong and his paintings, and discusses his paintings from numerous 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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