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The cinema of Tsui Hark

Author: Lisa Morton
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Tsui Hark, one of China's most famous film artists, is little known outside of Asia even though he has directed, produced, written, or acted in 64 films over the last twenty years, some of which are considered to be classics of modern Asian cinema." "This work, the first of its kind, assesses Tsui Hark's place in Hong Kong and world cinema, his influences, and his thematic obsessions. Each major film of his career
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Morton, Lisa, 1958-
Cinema of Tsui Hark.
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Company, Inc., 2001
(OCoLC)606601793
Named Person: Hark Tsui; Hark Tsui; Hark Tsui; Hark Tsui; Tsui Hark
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Lisa Morton
ISBN: 0786409908 9780786409907
OCLC Number: 46650872
Description: ix, 246 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: Acknowledgments --
Author's note --
Introduction --
1. Tsui Hark : brief biography --
2. Controlled chaos and kung fu queens : a critical overview --
3. Conversations with Tsui, part one --
4. The major films --
5. Other films --
6. Non-film projects --
Filmographies of selected collaborators --
Annotated bibliography --
Index.
Responsibility: by Lisa Morton.
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Tsui Hark is one of China's most famous film artists. This work has a biography of him and looks at his place in Hong Kong and world cinema, his influences and his thematic obsessions. Each major  Read more...

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