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New Noir: Chinese Crime Films

Brattle Theater 40 Brattle St, Cambridge, MA

Film noir, as its meaning “black film” or “film of the night” indicates, is an art of darkness. For its connotation of pessimism and menace, crime, especially unsolved ones, has been a rare event in Chinese cinema, because it is considered by the authority as an admission to the discontents of life in what is …

New Noir: Chinese Crime Films

New Noir: Chinese Crime Films

Brattle Theater 40 Brattle St, Cambridge, MA

Film noir, as its meaning “black film” or “film of the night” indicates, is an art of darkness. For its connotation of pessimism and menace, crime, especially unsolved ones, has …

New Noir: Chinese Crime Films