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Intertextuality as Métissage in Tsai Ming-liang’s Sino-French Films: What Time Is It There? and Face

Michelle E. Bloom

in Contemporary Sino-French Cinemas: Absent Fathers, Banned Books, and Red Balloons

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824851583
eISBN:
9780824868291
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824851583.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

Intertertextuality constitutes a form of métissage since it facilitates connections by mixing two texts, creating hybrid forms. Auteur Tsai Ming-liang, culturally, linguistically and nationally ... More


The Haunted Movie Theater

Jean Ma

in Melancholy Drift: Marking Time in Chinese Cinema

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789888028054
eISBN:
9789882207172
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888028054.003.0005
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Tsai Ming-liang defies easy categorization as a filmmaker. In the course of his career, he has developed a highly distinctive minimalist narrative approach ... More


Signature

Song Hwee Lim

in Tsai Ming-Liang and a Cinema of Slowness

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824836849
eISBN:
9780824869694
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824836849.003.0003
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter proposes that Tsai Ming-liang's films are uniquely placed to illuminate the relationship between slowness and cinephilia, and that this relationship is cast within the notion of film ... More


Melancholy Drift: Marking Time in Chinese Cinema

Jean Ma

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789888028054
eISBN:
9789882207172
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888028054.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This book offers an innovative study of three provocative Chinese directors: Wong Kar-wai, Hou Hsiao-hsien, and Tsai Ming-liang, whose highly stylized and non-linear ... More


The Haunting of Taipei

James Tweedie

in The Age of New Waves: Art Cinema and the Staging of Globalization

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199858286
eISBN:
9780199367665
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199858286.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

Ghosts and spirits are conspicuous presences in city films from Taiwan, and this chapter posits the cinematic spectre and the act of haunting as a response to the destruction that accompanies the ... More


Coda

Jean Ma

in Melancholy Drift: Marking Time in Chinese Cinema

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789888028054
eISBN:
9789882207172
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888028054.003.0007
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

The expansiveness of Wong Kar-wai's approach to intertextuality, citation, and borrowing, along with the dense cross-cultural, cross-medial matrix in which his ... More


Stillness

Song Hwee Lim

in Tsai Ming-Liang and a Cinema of Slowness

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824836849
eISBN:
9780824869694
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824836849.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter explores the notion of slowness in cinema through the staging of stillness in the films of Tsai Ming-liang. It first discusses the meaning of stillness in “motion pictures” or “moving ... More


Silence

Song Hwee Lim

in Tsai Ming-Liang and a Cinema of Slowness

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824836849
eISBN:
9780824869694
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824836849.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter examines the use of sound and silence in the films of Tsai Ming-liang and how it relates to the concept of a cinema of slowness. It focuses on how Tsai's films construct a cinema of ... More


Introduction

Jean Ma

in Melancholy Drift: Marking Time in Chinese Cinema

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9789888028054
eISBN:
9789882207172
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888028054.003.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This book focuses on the work of Hou Hsiao-hsien, Tsai Ming-liang, and Wong Kar-wai, directors who have not only propelled Chinese cinema into the international ... More


Consumption: Genre and Quotation in Goodbye, Dragon Inn

G. Andrew Stuckey

in Metacinema in Contemporary Chinese Film

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9789888390816
eISBN:
9789888455133
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888390816.003.0003
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Tsai Ming-liang’s 2003 Goodbye, Dragon Inn depicts a nearly vacant cinema screening King Hu’s martial arts film Dragon Gate Inn (1967) on its last night of business. The film’s composition of the ... More


Going Slow

Song Hwee Lim

in Tsai Ming-Liang and a Cinema of Slowness

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824836849
eISBN:
9780824869694
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824836849.003.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This introductory chapter begins with a review of films that represent what has been called a cinema of slowness, tending towards a certain definite template: long takes (up to ten minutes), static ... More


Tsai Ming-Liang and a Cinema of Slowness

Song Hwee Lim

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824836849
eISBN:
9780824869694
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824836849.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

How can we qualify slowness in cinema? What is the relationship between a cinema of slowness and a wider socio-cultural “slow movement”? A body of films that shares a propensity toward slowness has ... More


Getting Lost

Song Hwee Lim

in Tsai Ming-Liang and a Cinema of Slowness

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824836849
eISBN:
9780824869694
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824836849.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

This chapter considers the opening shot of Tsai Ming-liang's short film, The Skywalk Is Gone, a shot that encapsulates an aesthetics of slowness, the technique of defamiliarization, and the notion of ... More


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