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    Art house: Japanese wartime occupation in Devils on the Doorstep

    Posted Mar 26th 2014, 11:35pm

    ... Jiang takes a much more nuanced view in his dramatisation of one village’s fate during the war’s waning months in 1945. The results are hilarious and horrifying, providing an unconventionally ... and a collaborationist Chinese translator (Yuan Ding) into Ma’s care. Ma, his pregnant lady friend (Jiang Hongbo) and his fellow villagers are stuck between a rock and a hard place, facing certain death ...

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    The Coen Brothers' Inside Llewyn Davis draws on Bob Dylan's early years for inspiration

    Posted Apr 02nd 2014, 10:44pm by James Mottram

    ... Set in 1961, in New York's Greenwich Village, it's loosely inspired by Van Ronk's memoir The Mayor of MacDougal Street. But as with O Brother, Where Art Thou?, their 1930s-era ...

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    Arts preview: visual artist Lee Kit is a man in constant motion

    Posted Mar 12th 2014, 10:42pm by Doretta Lau

    ... Germany and Ukraine. "I miss my bed," he says. 48hours@scmp.com   Cattle Depot Artist Village, 63 Ma Tau Kok Road, To Kwa Wan, Tuesday-Sunday, 11am-7pm. Ends April 13. Inquiries: 2200 ...

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    Arts preview: Liu Xiaodong oils pre-2007 show a different direction

    Posted Mar 12th 2014, 10:42pm by Janice Leung

    ... scope to observe other "nobodies" at the bottom of society, such as migrant workers, villagers, prostitutes and displaced people. His fluid brushwork revealed the hardships of the poor ...

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    Arts preview: Naiad Productions presents P.S. Your Cat is Dead

    Posted Feb 12th 2014, 11:26pm by Kylie Knott

    ... follows the down-and-out life of Jimmy Zoole (played by Rogers), a thirty-something actor living in the West Village of Manhattan. He's been robbed twice, lost his part in a play, his ...

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    Arts preview: Lights, camera, mirrors in Kenny Wong Chi-chuen’s “Squint”

    Posted Jan 01st 2014, 03:13am by Bernice Chan

    ... Depot Artist Village, 63 Ma Tau Kok Road, To Kwa Wan. January 4-31, 12pm-7pm. Performance: January 18, 7.15pm-8.30pm, free. Inquiries: info@videotage.org.hk, tel: 2573 1869 ...

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    Art house: God's Gift is a captivating filmic fable

    Posted Nov 13th 2013, 10:29pm by Andrew Sun

    ... is found by a traveller who takes him to a local village, where he is adopted by a man who weaves fabrics. They name him Wend Kuuni, a gift from god in Mòoré (one of the major languages spoken ... to a sister (Rosine Yanogo) who clearly yearns for more than the standard role and duties of the village's women. It's an almost idyllic, Eden-like existence in a pre-colonial time ...

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    Olivia Yan puts her own take on an old Chinese classic

    Posted Nov 13th 2013, 10:30pm by Vanessa Yung

    ... novella, The True Story of Ah Q. It picks up the story after Ah Q, the novella's dim-witted yet self-deceptive protagonist, has been executed for theft and revolves around villagers ... However, in a way, the villagers are more Ah Q than he is. I use them to cross-reference our society nowadays, which is even worse, and almost evil, in my opinion." Yan makes use of elements ...

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    Stage frights: The Woman in Black is an atmospheric stage triumph

    Posted Nov 27th 2013, 10:40pm by Oliver Clasper

    ... begin- first in the village, then at the house. It's there that he sees the woman with the wasted face. And we see her, too. She's there, in the graveyard, but also in the theatre. ...

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    Far and wise: Ai Weiwei serves as remote curator

    Posted Nov 06th 2013, 10:38pm by Catherine Shaw

    ... Ng's work, Windows of the World, is a fictional map portraying a future where a mainland village is part of a theme park, reflecting the predilection for demolishing established communities. ...




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