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Zhang Yimou

Interviews (Conversations With Filmmakers)

by Yimou Zhang

  • 133 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by University Press of Mississippi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Individual film directors, film-makers,
  • Interviews,
  • China,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • Zhang, Yimou,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Motion picture producers and d,
  • Film & Video - Direction & Production,
  • Entertainment & Performing Arts - General,
  • Motion picture producers and directors

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsFrances Gateward (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages169
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8752628M
    ISBN 101578062624
    ISBN 109781578062621

    Hero is two-time Academy Award nominee Zhang Yimou's directorial attempt at exploring the concept of a Chinese hero. During the peak of their Warring States period, China was divided into seven kingdoms all fighting for supremacy. Most determined to dominate China was the kingdom of Qin, whose king (Chen Daoming) was wholly obsessed with becoming 5/5(1).


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Shadow (Chinese: 影) is a Chinese period film directed by Zhang Yimou. It was screened at the 75th Venice International Film Festival, the Toronto International Film Festival, and the BFI London Film Festival.

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Ranging from tothis book includes interviews with the acclaimed Chinese director of such films as Red Sorghum ()5/5(3). To Live, also titled Lifetimes in some English versions, is a Chinese drama film directed by Zhang Yimou instarring Ge You, Gong Li, and produced by the Shanghai Film Studio and ERA cincinnatiblackhistory.com is based on the novel of the same name by Yu cincinnatiblackhistory.com achieved international success with his previous films (Ju Dou and Raise the Red Lantern), director Zhang Yimou's To Live came with Music by: Zhao Jiping.

Ranging from tothis book includes interviews with the acclaimed Chinese director of such films as Red Sorghum (), Shanghai Triad (), and Not One Less () and the trilogy Ju Dou (), Raise the Red Lantern (), and The Story of Qiu Ju ().

Several of these interviews appear in English for the first time. Some come from Chinese-language periodicals, and a few have. Zhang Yimou book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

Ranging from tothis book includes interviews with the acclaimed Ch /5(14). Zhang Yimou: Globalization and the Subject of Culture engages readers in an insightful reflection on the significance, the potential, and the limitations of film as cultural production in a constantly changing China.” —Jerome Silbergeld, Princeton University “This is a splendid study of Zhang Yimou.

Zhang Yimou: interviews by Yimou Zhang (Book); Out of Asia: the films of Akira Kurosawa, Satyajit Ray, Abbas Kiarostami, and Zhang Yimou: essays and interviews by Bert Cardullo (); Globalization and contemporary Chinese cinema: Zhang Yimou's genre films by Xuelin Zhou (). This weekend's The Great Wall unites Matt Damon and Willem Dafoe as imprisoned mercenaries embroiled in a battle against monsters in ancient China, but it's also the latest from acclaimed director Zhang Yimou.

We decided to take a look back at Zhang's esteemed career for this week's Total Recall. Discussing Red sorghum / Jiao Xiongping --Asking the questions: interview with Zhang Yimou / Michel Ciment --Zhang Yimou's black comedy: The story of Qiu Ji / Law Wai-Ming --Becoming a part of life: an interview with Zhang Yimou / Robert Sklar --Of gender, state, censorship, and overseas capital: an interview with Chinese director Zhang.

Wuxia fans with a penchant for arthouse artifice will swoon to Shadow, the latest martial arts spectacular from once-revered, now-uneven international auteur Zhang cincinnatiblackhistory.com prolific journeyman has tackled intimate dramas, politically subversive stories, period pieces, big-budget industrial epics, low-budget personal projects, even a remake of the Coens’ neo-noir classic Blood Simple.

In this action-fantasy epic set in 11th century China, two mercenaries from the West (Matt Damon and Pedro Pascal) are captured by a military organization that are headquartered in a fortress on the Great Wall.

In time, the duo get caught up in a battle between the Chinese warriors and a supernatural menace that the Great Wall was built to repel.4/5. Description. Ranging from tothis book includes interviews with the acclaimed Chinese director of such films as Red Sorghum (), Shanghai Triad (), and Not One Less () and the trilogy Ju Dou (), Raise the Red Lantern (), and The Story of Qiu Ju ().

Several of these interviews appear in English for the first time. May 18,  · Of course Gong Li, one of the finest actresses of our time, who is often featured in Zhang Yimou's films, is outstanding as always. (Note: Over of my movie reviews are now available in my book "Cut to the Chaise Lounge or I Can't Believe I Swallowed the Remote!" Get it at Amazon!)/10(K).

Zhang Yimou is a Chinese film director, producer, writer and actor, and former cinematographer. He is part of the Fifth Generation of Chinese filmmakers, hav.

Dec 16,  · Directed by Yimou Zhang. With Matt Damon, Tian Jing, Willem Dafoe, Andy Lau. In ancient China, a group of European mercenaries encounters a secret army that maintains and defends the Great Wall of China against a horde of monstrous creatures/10(K). Online shopping for DVD & Blu-ray from a great selection of Featured Categories & more at everyday low prices.

Mar 11,  · The book, “Fate: Zhang Yimou the Lonely,” written by his script consultant of 16 years, Zhou Xiaofeng, makes allegations that are tougher still about Zhang Weiping (no relation), Zhang Yimou.

The distinguished director Zhang Yimou was given $ million and full rein of his imagination, and perhaps some of his background in opera was also useful. The sheer size of. Zhang Yimou is one of the most famous filmmakers of China, as well as one of the most controversial.

Long the object of intense discussion and critique in China, Zhang’s approach can express a highly stylized and crafted aesthetics, a documentary, daily-life feel, or a historically rich.

Product Information. Ranging from tothis book includes interviews with the acclaimed Chinese director of such films as Red Sorghum (), Shanghai Triad (), and Not One Less () and the trilogy Ju Dou (), Raise the Red Lantern (), and The Story of Qiu Ju ().Several of these interviews appear in English for the first time.5/5(4).

Sep 08,  · The near-monochrome images are the spectacular star of famous Chinese director Zhang Yimou's sumptuous return to form.

‘Shadow’ Review: A Chinese Epic. Dec 23,  · The honesty of "To Live" earned Zhang Yimou and Gong Li not only a two-year ban on further co-productions, but a ban on even speaking about their film. But "To Live" has been made, it is playing all over the world, it exists on the screen as a fascinating testament about ordinary human lives conducted under terrifying conditions, when one's /4.

At pages, Zhang Yimou: Globalization and the Subject of Culture is a magnum opus. However, although UC Berkeley’s Pheng Cheah is quoted on the back cover as saying the book studies Zhang’s “entire oeuvre,” it does not actually cover everything Zhang Yimou has ever done.

In Zhang Yimou: Interviews (part of the University of Mississippi's Conversations with Filmmakers series), edited by assistant professor of film studies at University of Michigan Frances Gateward.

TO Book Classes Museums Comedy Hero hangs its stylings on a proposition of national pacification-through-subjugation that would seem more gallingly fascist if it Zhang Yimou, Wang Bin. Zhang YImou’s sixth, and perhaps finest, feature film, To Live (Huozhe, ), outlines the struggles of a married couple during the period China was und er the erratic and arbitrary rule of Mao Zedong.

As such, the film draws immediate comparisons to two contemporary films by other Beijing Film Institute graduates, Tian Zhuangzhuang’s The Blue Kite (Lan Feng Zh eng, ) and Chen Kaige. November 14,Xi’an, The People’s Republic of China. filmography bibliography articles in Senses web resources Zhang Yimou is an internationally acclaimed director working in the People’s Republic of China.

He graduated in the fifth class of the Beijing Film Academy inalong with classmates such as Chen Kaige and Tian Zhuangzhuang. This…Author: Mary Farquhar. This essay examines how the concept of tianxia informs the ideological orientation and aesthetic features of Zhang Yimou’s cincinnatiblackhistory.com concept of tianxia had functioned as the fundamental worldview of the premodern Chinese until subverted by the imported discourse of nationalism.

The doctrine of tianxia is now reviving after different ideological forces in China have recently come to reclaim it. The rituals central to Zhang Yimou’s early films Dahong Denglong Gao Gao Gua (Raise the Red Lantern, Zhang Yimou, ) and Judou () were created for the films, rather than based precisely on historical precedent.

This has significant implications for their cultural and political meanings, which has indirectly effected how these films have been cincinnatiblackhistory.com: Radha O'meara. May 20,  · Zhang Yimou's ghost story about a bittersweet homecoming is a metaphor for China's attempts to reconcile itself to the cultural revolution.

Sadly the sentiment, and the piano, gets irritatingAuthor: Xan Brooks. Focusing on Zhang Yimou, arguably one of China’s most innovative and controversial filmmakers and directors, the author addresses the challenges faced by contemporary Chinese cinema in the face of Hollywood dominance, notably making genre films in an increasingly globalized context, and the necessary compromises between the local and global.

To Live 活着- From a Yuhua Novel to a Zhang Yimou Production: print version: I was lucky to attend a lecture by famous author Yuhua, in which he discussed the of the adaptation process of his famous book to a movie by Zhang Yimou.

A humoristic interesting story. Last May Yuhua (余华) spoke in an authors' festival in Jerusalem, where he. The director of this show is Mr Zhang Yimou, who was in charge of the opening and closing ceremonies of the Summer Olympics in Beijing.

Inthe dream-like and fantastic Impression West Lake Show, as the golden name card of the city of Hangzhou, gave the world a. Zhang Yimou and producing partner Zhang Weiping knew from the start that they would need to land a Western actor to play the central character in the book.

(Westerners played a crucial role in Author: THR Staff. Description. This book is in the Cambria Sinophone World Series headed by Victor H.

Mair (University of Pennsylvania) and the Cambria Global Performing Arts Series headed by John M. Clum (Duke University). *Includes 40 images. Zhang Yimou is one of the most famous filmmakers of China, as well as one of the most controversial.

Zhang Yimou: from a man of Northwest China to the chief director of the Beijing Olympic Games / compiled and written by Wei Long and Ke Bei ; [translated by Kuang Peihua et al.] Wei, Long [ Book: ] At 2 libraries. Martin Jay's statement about culture may find its echo in Wendy Larson's insightful discussion of Zhang Yimou's films on the subject of culture.

In this ambitious and exhilarating book, Larson locates "culture" in Zhang's early films and addresses such questions as: what can culture do Author: Kun Qian.

Cart; March 25, Coming home to the red lanterns of Zhang Yimou and Gong Li: A conversation with Teju Cole by Wah-Ming Chang. Yan Geling‘s The Criminal Lu Yanshi, a novel about an intellectual in exile who gets sent to a labor camp upon his return home, was published in Though it has yet to be translated into English, we’ll be able to experience the book in film form at the end of.

Jan 07,  · Zhang Yimou, who directed House of Flying Daggers, above, has directed the film version Photograph: cincinnatiblackhistory.com Pics/Everett / Rex Featur In the opening chapter of the book Author: Dalya Alberge.

Apr 15,  · SHADOW Trailer () Zhang Yimou With SHADOW, director Zhang Yimou (HERO, HOUSE OF FLYING DAGGERS) once again pushes the boundaries of wuxia action to create a film like no other, masterfully.Yimou Zhang was born on November 14, in Xi'an, Shaanxi, China.

He is a director and writer, Born: November 14, Photos. See all photos. Contact Info 17 April | Film-Book Shadow () U.S.

Movie Trailer: Hero & House Of Flying Daggers’ Born: Nov 14, Aug 27,  · Zhang Yimou: I’ve been reading martial arts novels since I was a child IW: [noticing book cover on table] In fact you’re reading one now.