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Departing from The Departed: The Infernal Affairs Trilogy

Kam Louie (ed.)

in Hong Kong Culture: Word and Image

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789888028412
eISBN:
9789882206960
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888028412.003.0010
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

Hong Kong film style from the visual panache of Wong Kar-wai to the grittiness of Fruit Chan's independent features has kept the Hong Kong film “brand” viable within the international art film ... More


Thieves and Pirates: Beyond “Auteur” Cinema

Gina Marchetti

in Andrew Lau and Alan Mak's Infernal Affairs - The Trilogy

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789622098015
eISBN:
9789882206601
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789622098015.003.0006
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Infernal Affairs self-consciously reflects on its use of cliché. It also presents two types of film in one package. Director Andrew Lau contributes primarily to the visual design of the trilogy — its ... More


Hong Kong

Mette Hjort and Duncan Petrie

in The Cinema of Small Nations

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748625369
eISBN:
9780748671151
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748625369.003.0007
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter asks, with specific reference to Hong Kong, whether a national cinema can be produced in the absence of a nation-state. Comparisons with Palestinian cinema, which is disconnected from an ... More


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