Platform (Zhantai, 2000)

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 3.6. Substituting glass for paper, Jia Zhangke exploits the special qualities of cinema to turn glass frames within the film frame into traditional couplets in Platform (Zhantai, 2000).