What to wear on a cruise - Manila Bulletin
Manila BulletinWhat to wear on a cruiseManila BulletinAnd what could be more appropriate than wearing Chinese-inspired outfits patterned after Wong Kar-wai's In The Mood For Love. The beauty queens in our group looked just as lovely as Maggie Cheung in their colorful cheongsams in silk brocade.
Posted on 20 April 2017 | 9:05 am
Taiwan News Quick Take - Taipei Times
Taiwan News Quick TakeTaipei TimesTwo-time Oscar-winning film director Ang Lee (李安) has been ranked 10th on this year's list of the 21st century's top 100 directors compiled by the Web site They Shoot Pictures, Don't They? To qualify among the 100 most critically acclaimed filmmakers ...
Posted on 20 April 2017 | 9:02 am
Made in Hong Kong gets timely Italian job -
Asia TimesMade in Hong Kong gets timely Italian jobAsia TimesAudiences will more likely be treated to a Lunar New Year hit from China, a Japanese sci-fi flick, and a Korean horror film, than an art-house film by Wong Kar-wai or Jia Zhangke. “We aim to show the films that were popular in Asia the previous year ...and more »
Posted on 20 April 2017 | 4:27 am
BGSU arts events: 4-19-17 - Sentinel-Tribune
BGSU arts events: 4-19-17Sentinel-TribuneThursday — The International Film Series concludes with the Chinese film “The Grandmaster,” directed by Wong Kar Wai. Nominated for two Oscars, “The Grandmaster” is a visually stunning film by the acclaimed director. The film is a fictionalized ...
Posted on 19 April 2017 | 11:08 pm
Tim Schafer On Amnesia Fortnight 2017,
ForbesTim Schafer On Amnesia Fortnight 2017, Double Fine's Turbocharged Game JamForbesThen I heard the story about Wong Kar Wai, the Hong Kong film director. He was working on Ashes of Time, which was a three year production, a medieval Chinese epic story, and he just felt that the budget was getting so high, [there were] technical ...
Posted on 19 April 2017 | 10:47 pm
Intersection: Street Style and Fashion
In the Hongdae neighborhood of Seoul, Mina Kwon, an illustrator, says her style is influenced by hip-hop and androgyny.
Posted on 9 April 2015 | 10:35 pm
Alibaba Pictures Shares Up More Than A Third
Shares in Alibaba ’s Hong Kong-based production arm Alibaba Pictures shot up 37% on Wednesday after its parent company announced it was considering an asset injection. The news that the e-commerce giant, which briefly enjoyed a higher market value than Walmart, was holding exploratory discussions with its production arm has reassured some that a solution to Alibaba Pictures’ financial struggles ...
Posted on 8 April 2015 | 5:37 am
China's Alibaba May Inject Assets Into
The e-commerce giant's movie unit notched up a $54 million net loss in 2014.
Posted on 7 April 2015 | 9:00 pm
'Port of Call': Hong Kong Review
Critic-turned-filmmaker Philip Yung turns in his strongest effort to date with this mainstream vehicle starring Aaron Kwok. read more
Posted on 6 April 2015 | 12:16 pm
John Galliano Talks China, Meditation, and
Today, WWD previewed the new catalogue for the Costume Institute’s upcoming show “China: Through the Looking Glass,” which opens May 7. In it, we found a few gems from John Galliano, who is undoubtedly one of China's biggest designer admirers. Of his first, three-week trip to China in 2002, which heavily influenced his spring ... More »
Posted on 6 April 2015 | 10:10 am
Paul and his Recent Interpreters by N.T.
In the 2nd chapter Tom Wright rehearses the in some ways unfortunate of the Reformation forcing all our reading of Paul into a discussion about justification and salvation. He then critiques even further reductionism like that of Bultmann who reduces ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 4:22 pm
Chinese culture can’t be bound to one land
With movie director Wong Kar-wai the artistic director and Nathan Crowley the production designer, the exhibition has been one of the hottest cultural events for those from the East or West throughout the summer. But it's not like it didn't raise a few ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 11:19 pm
Watch: Clickhole's Hilarious 'The Dark
And why not? There's lot of video essayists out there doing great, illuminating work: Tony Zhou, the folks at IndieWire blog Press Play and Nerdwriter1 (who's recent Wong Kar-Wai video essay is amazing and helps you view the work in a new light or at least ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 6:56 am
NCDA disguises speakeasy bar as a
references from the cult film classics of wong kar wai helps achieve a hybrid environment that fuses east and west
Posted on 22 August 2015 | 9:07 am
Business student is Miss Malaysia Earth 2015
Standing at 182cm, Danielle Wong Kar Wai of Malacca beat 23 other finalists for the chance to represent Malaysia in the Miss Earth pageant to be held in Vienna, Austria, later this year. The 22-year-old business administration student said the win had been ...
Posted on 17 August 2015 | 5:01 pm
Roma couple recreate own struggle in Berlin
A Bosnian Roma couple re-enact their personal struggle to get treatment after their baby died in the womb, in a tiny-budget movie by an Oscar-winning director that's competing for the top prize at the Berlin film festival.
Posted on 7 February 2013 | 5:57 am
Tony Leung says no soured ties with Wong
For a director and actor who have worked together for about two decades, there did not seem to be much chemistry between Wong Kar-wai and Hong Kong actor Tony Leung Chiu-wai at a news conference promoting their new movie "The Grandmaster" on Wedne
Posted on 23 January 2013 | 3:03 am
'The Grandmaster' to premiere at Berlin
Chinese director Wong Kar-wai's martial arts epic "The Grandmaster" will have its international premiere at next year's Berlin Film Festival.
Posted on 18 December 2012 | 4:08 pm
Wong Kar-wai to head Berlin festival jury
Organizers of the Berlin International Film Festival say Chinese director Wong Kar-wai will lead the jury at next year's event in February.
Posted on 28 August 2012 | 3:07 am
Leung: Wong Kar-wai's kung fu biopic
Hong Kong art-house filmmaker Wong Kar-wai is known for his slow, moody dramas, so when he announced his next project would be a kung fu flick, some were worried it would be more tears and talking than fists of fury.
Posted on 2 February 2010 | 3:24 am
Resolved Question: Where can I watch In the
I have to write an essay on this film for a class, but I can't seem to find it in good quality anywhere online. It's for a film studies class and I will have to talk about formalist elements so it's no good if the picture is so low quality that I can't really appreciate these aspects. My essay is due at the end of this week, so I don't have time to have a DVD shipped. I'm willing to pay money to have it instantly streamed. Does anyone know a reliable source?
Posted on 17 November 2014 | 11:45 am
Resolved Question: Do you know any
Posted on 26 January 2014 | 5:33 pm
Resolved Question: Does Wong Kar-wai use
Such as the movie in the mood for love. Were the hotel scenes part of a set or did he just shoot in a regular hotel?
Posted on 14 March 2012 | 5:42 am
Resolved Question: What's your favorite
I love Wong-Kar Wai films. He inspires me unlike any other director. I'd like to get some opinions from others who are also moved by his films. Which one is your favorite and which one is his best?
Posted on 29 July 2011 | 8:02 am
Resolved Question: Days of Being Wild by
In the scene where Yuddy (Leslie Cheung) is dying and Andy Lau's Character asks him what he did on April 16th at 3pm and after he asks why and stuff, Andy tells Leslie that his friend always asked him that but he couldn't remember, Leslie asks him "did she tell you?" and Andy says "i thought you'd forgotten" and then Leslie tells him "i remember what should be remembered".
What does it really mean? as in did he still remember Maggie Cheung's character or does Leslie just tell Andy that to mean that he would only remember what he did that day if it were important?
Posted on 19 July 2011 | 4:33 am