Wong Kar-Wai: Auteur of Time (World Directors 2005 ed.)

Wong Kar-Wai: Auteur of Time (World Directors 2005 ed.)

By: Stephen Teo (author)Paperback

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This study of Hong Kong cult director Wong Kar-wai provides an overview of his career and in-depth analysis of his seven feature films to date. Teo probes Wong's cinematic and literary influences - from Martin Scorsese to Haruki Murakami - yet shows how Wong transcends them all.

About Author

Stephen Teo, Ph.D., is a filmmaker, critic, and film historian. He is author of Hong Kong Cinema (BFI, 1997).


Chapter One: Introduction Chapter Two: In Mainstream Gear Chapter Three: Wong's Heartbreak Tango Chapter Four: Space-Time Tango Chapter Five: Wong's Biographical Histories of Knights-errant Chapter Six: Pathos Angelical Chapter Seven: Wong's Buenos Aires Affair Chapter Eight: Betrayed by Maggie Cheung Chapter Nine: Minor Projects and Conclusion Bibliogrpahy Filmography

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781844570294
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 191
  • ID: 9781844570294
  • ISBN10: 1844570290
  • edition: 2005 ed.

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