Farewell My Concubine

Farewell My Concubine

Author: Helen Hok-Sze Leung

Publisher: arsenal pulp press

ISBN: 9781551523934

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 160

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A Queer Film Classic: Chen Kaige’s 1992 film about two male Peking opera stars and the woman who comes between them; its treatment of gender performance and homosexuality was unprecedented in Chinese film. Winner of the Palme d’Or at Cannes.
Farewell My Concubine
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Helen Hok-Sze Leung
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-11-30 - Publisher: arsenal pulp press

A Queer Film Classic: Chen Kaige’s 1992 film about two male Peking opera stars and the woman who comes between them; its treatment of gender performance and homosexuality was unprecedented in Chinese film. Winner of the Palme d’Or at Cannes.
A Study Guide for Lilian Lee's
Language: en
Pages: 24
Authors: Gale, Cengage Learning
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-06-29 - Publisher: Gale, Cengage Learning

A Study Guide for Lilian Lee's "Farewell My Concubine," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Novels for Students. This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature project, trust Novels for Students for all of your
Chinese Cinema During the Era of Reform
Language: en
Pages: 230
Authors: Ying Zhu, Associate Professor Ying Zhu
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

Offers an insider's account of the rise and fall of Chinese cinema's art and entertainment industry, including its transition to commercialization.
China Into Film
Language: en
Pages: 351
Authors: Jerome Silbergeld, Py and Kinmay W Tang Professor of Chinese Art History Jerome Silbergeld
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: Reaktion Books

Since 1984, Chinese cinema has been the most dramatic entry onto the international film scene. China into Film is the first book to look at contemporary Chinese cinema as a visual art and to illustrate the ways in which it has been shaped by centuries of Chinese tradition. Jerome Silbergeld
Farewell to My Concubine
Language: en
Pages: 255
Authors: Lilian Lee, Bihua Li
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993 - Publisher: William Morrow & Company

The story of a male Beijing opera star, his love for another male singer, and the beautiful courtesan who comes between them sweeps through five decades of Chinese history, from the decadent 1930s to the present day. 35,000 first printing. $25,000 ad/promo.