By Martha P. Nochimson
- Brings jointly the main leading edge, in-depth, and engaging scholarship on arguably the best residing Asian filmmaker, from a multinational staff of confirmed and emerging movie students and critics
- Covers a big breadth of themes reminiscent of the culture of the jianghu in Wong's motion pictures; queering Wong's movies now not by way of gender yet in the course of 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 girls from Shanghai in Wong's Hong Kong
- Examines the political, old, and sociological impact of Wong and his paintings, and discusses his paintings from various views together with glossy, post-modern, postcolonial, and queer theory
- Includes appendices which learn Wong’s paintings in Hong Kong tv and commercials
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