Having largely given up on a career in film, Edward Yang had been working as a computer engineer for several years when he saw Herzog's Aguirre, Wrath of God. Inspired to return to film, Yang, along with a handful of other filmmakers including the great Hou Hsiao_hsien, went on to found the Taiwanese New Wave of the early 1980s. Film critic John Anderson's Edward Yang offers a comprehensive overview of the work of the writer-director--already considered one of the most important filmmakers of the past twenty years--from his ...

Edward Yang 2005, University of Illinois Press, Urbana-Champaign, IL

ISBN-13: 9780252072369

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Edward Yang 2005, University of Illinois Press, Urbana-Champaign, IL

ISBN-13: 9780252029936

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