Red Cliff 2 (Chi bi, 2008)

From Brushed in Light: Calligraphy in East Asian Cinema by Markus Nornes

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  • Asian Studies
  • Media Studies
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  • Figure 3.26. (clockwise from upper-left): In Red Cliff 2 (Chi bi, 2008), a husband bids farewell to his wife as he departs for battle. They make love in the rain, and a single raindrop falls on one of her practice sheets for “calm/quiet/peace” 平安, landing squarely on the radical for “woman” 女.