Film Analysis

Analyze how the contexts in which two films emerged and explain the differences in the films themselves. The films are King of the Children (1987. Chen Kaige) and Red Cliff (2008, John Woo). Answer the question “what accounts for the differences between the two films even though they were both made in China? Some sources you can use are: Chinese cinema: critical concepts in media and cultural studies -Chris berry A companion to Chinese cinema – yingjin zhang The Chinese cinema book – song hwee lim and Julian ward Chinese cinema during the era of reform – ying zu