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Law, Clara

Works: 70 works in 229 publications in 7 languages and 1,026 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Internet videos  Erotic films  Documentary films  Interviews  Melodrama  Nonfiction films  Historical films  Film adaptations 
Roles: Director, Interviewee, Author, Other, Performer, Author of screenplay, fmk, fmd, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Clara Law
Qiu yue = Autumn moon( Visual )

17 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Chinese teenager invites a young man for a home cooked meal by her 80 year old grandmother. As their platonic friendship develops, so do the subtle relationships between generations and upheavals in traditional Hong Kong society
Floating Life by Clara Law( Visual )

24 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Australian film tells the story of a Hong Kong family's culture shock on migrating to Australia to join their daughter and her husband
Temptation of a monk( Visual )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in Chinese and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 7th century China, it tells the story of a young general who is betrayed and forced to take refuge in a Buddhist temple in order to confront his mistakes
The goddess of 1967 by Australian Film Finance Corporation/New South Wales Film andTelevision Office/Still Life Pictures( Visual )

27 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Japanese man searching for his dream car, a 1967 Citroen DS, travels all the way to Australia to purchase it. When he meets a gorgeous blind girl, the unlikely couple embarks on a strange and erotic journey into the arid Australian desert
When East meets East by Kalli Paakspuu( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When an aspiring Chinese actress goes to an audition and is told, "You are trying to be what you are not. You should be more Chinese," she is understandably confused. What exactly does it mean to be "more Chinese" for people of Asian descent who have relocated to or were born in North America? This genre-breaking documentary explores the issues of ethnic and cultural identity through interviews with some of today's most prominent Asian film figures, including Wayne Wang, director of Dim Sum and The Joy Luck Club; Janet Yang, producer of The Joy Luck Club; William Ging Wee Dere; and other filmmakers, actors, and actresses
Ai zai bie xiang de ji jie / Farewell China / directed by Clara Law by Clara Law( Visual )

14 editions published between 1989 and 2006 in Chinese and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After several tries, Li is finally granted a student visa to travel to the United States, leaving Nansan, her husband, and young son. When Nansan receives a letter a year later asking for an immediate divorce, he is smuggled into New York, desperate to understand what happened to Li. With the help of Jane, a brash Chinese-American teenager, Nansan follows Li's trail through the disillusioning and harsh world of new immigrants
Erotique( Visual )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"[Let's talk about sex] An uncompromising look at an aspiring young actress working as a phone sex operator who dramatically redefines the powers of sexual dynamics when she gets a caller to listen to her fantasies. [Taboo parlor] An outrageous story about a lesbian couple who pick up a man, leading to a night of uncontrollable desires where only the strong survive. [Final call] A young teacher attacked on a train begins a sexual relationship with her rescuer allowing her hidden emotions to rise to a feverish frenzy. [Wonton soup] Two college lovers reunite in Hong Kong where they discover their different cultures have caused them to grow apart. Determined to prove these obstacles can be overcome, the boy prepares an evening of gourmet food and ancient Chinese sexual techniques."--Container
Letters to Ali by Clara Law( Visual )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Average' Australian family decides to help in a small way by writing to Ali - a 15 year-old Afghan boy detained at Port Hedland unaccompanied by any relatives. This letter would prove to be the catalyst for a three-year on-going battle with Australian authorities to get Ali, then a minor, out of detention. Filmmakers Clara Law and Eddie Fong contacted Trish in September 2002 after reading the newspaper story and decided to make a film about Ali's case
The reincarnation of Golden Lotus( Visual )

17 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in Chinese and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parallel stories of ancient and modern China. In ancient China Golden Lotus is raped, married to a man she does not love, and when she finds love is beheaded for it. In modern China Lotus is raped by the prefect of her school in Shanghai and sent to a work camp. She escapes to decadent Hong Kong by marrying a rich man. She finds herself drawn both to her husband's chauffeur and to a sadomasochistic relationship with a debauched designer. She dies in a fiery car wreck at the end. A contemporary reworking of a 12th century Chinese novel
Ru meng = Like a Dream( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in Chinese and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max, an American-born Chinese man living in New York, travels to Shanghai after the death of his cat and then dreaming of a lonely girl asking for help. He then becomes part of a romantic mystery that shifts between Shanghai, Taipei, and New York
The Goddess of 1967 = Die Göttin von 1967 = La déesse de 1967( Visual )

6 editions published in 2005 in 3 languages and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Un jeune Japonais quitte Tokyo pour l'Australie, seul, dans le but d'acheter une DS Citroën. Mais lorsqu'il arrive, le vendeur et sa femme sont morts. Il rencontre alors une jeune fille aveugle, avec qui il s'embarque à bord de l'automobile tant convoitée et ces deux âmes isolées se lancent dans un voyage qui les conduira au coeur de la campagne australienne ainsi que de leur propre passé."
Qiu tian de tong hua = an Autumn's tale by Wanting Zhang( Visual )

2 editions published in 1987 in Chinese and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Beautiful and spoiled Lee Kay goes to college in New York City and to visit her boyfriend Dickson. The one to meet her at the airport is a distant relative Boot Head. Boot Head spends his days working tables in China Town and his nights in gambling dens. Lee Kay is shocked to find out that Dickson has a new girlfriend. In her depression she begins to cloister up herself. One day at home, Lee Kay almost dies of a gas leak but is fortunately saved by Boot Head who lives a floor below. Under Bood Head's care and guidance, Lee Kay gradually adopts herself to the new surrounding. Autumn approaches, Lee Kay accepts a new job in another city. Boot Head comes to see her off. Neither of them make explicit their feelings, but they know they will always have a beautiful memory to fall back on"--Container insert
You seng = Temptation of a monk( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in Chinese and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in 7th century China, it tells the story of a young general who is betrayed and forced to take refuge in a Buddhist temple in order to confront his mistakes
Wo ai tai kong ren = The other 1/2 & the other 1/2( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in Chinese and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of the love that develops between Sam and June, who are married to others but share an apartment in Hong Kong
Ukigumo by Sixinan Chenglai( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in Chinese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having worked on several jobs upon university graduation, Flora Leung still is not sure of her life goals. With the approach of the transfer of sovereignty of Hong Kong by 1997, her wealthy parents are planning to move to the United States, but her boyfriend John is planning to stay and marry Flora. Michael, her close friend of the university days, returns to Hong Kong from San Francisco for a month to work on his magazine article, but their differences in character remain the same as before
La dea del '67( Visual )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in Italian and Multiple languages and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un giovane giapponese sogna di possedere la mitica Citroen DS. Un giorno tramite Internet trova un venditore australiano e immediatamente prende l'aereo per concludere l'affare. Al suo arrivo il proprietario è morto e una ragazza cieca si offre di accompagnarlo alla ricerca dell'auto. I due iniziano così un lungo viaggio attraverso le sterminate strade australiane
Floating life : a film( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama about a Hong Kong family's painful emigration to Australia. Directed by Clara Law, the film explores multicultural themes such as culture and identity. The first Australian film to be shot significantly in a foreign language, the film tells the story in through an insightful look at the migrant experience that is especially timely in the current political climate
Bao zou shen tan = Unbearable lightness of inspector Fan( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in Chinese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The movie is based in Shanghai 1920s, where it is still partly controlled by western powers. A young detective who works for the Comission takes on a case issued by one of his boss. The case would go on to affect the detective's life. Met with dangers and unforseen betrayals, he would go on to change the life of the people around him
Herbstmond( Visual )

3 editions published in 1992 in German and Chinese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank ist schon sehr alt und hatte ein erfülltes Leben. Als die ersten Zeichen einer schweren Demenz sichtbar werden, beginnt er sich zu fragen, ob das Leben unter diesen Umständen noch lebenswert ist
Generation of neurons from LAMP2-deficient iPSCs for modeling lysosomal dysfunction induced neuropathogenesis by Clara Law( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alternative Names
Clara Law

Clara Law Cheuk-yiu 1957-

Clara Law chinesische Regisseurin

Clara Law directora de cine australiana

Clara Law directora de cinema australiana

Clara Law filmregisseuse uit Australië

Clara Law réalisatrice australienne

Clara Law regista cinese

Clara Law regjisore australianase

Clara Law stiúrthóir scannán Astrálach

Law, Cheuk-yiu 1957-

Law, Cheuk Yu 1957-

Law, Clara 1957-

Law, Clara Cheuk-Yiu 1957-

Law, Clara Cheuk Yu 1957-

Luo, Zhuoyao

Luo, Zhuoyao 1957-

Ro, Clara

Клара Ло

كلارا لو مخرجة أفلام أسترالية

나탁요 1957-

로, 클라라 1957-



罗卓瑶 1957-