Human Geography

Motion Pictures and the Image of the City: A Documentary by Xiaofei Hao

By Xiaofei Hao

If you’ve ever had a unique attachment to a movie, and likewise an attachment to the town it used to be shot in, Xiaofei Haos e-book provides you with a clean eye on how the town is expressed within the movie by means of the filmmaker. From the point of view of social technology, each one face of town in a movie comes from a call – proven merely at the foundation of the filmmakers’ choice standards. during this procedure, the movie turns into the cognitive map of that urban. The interweaving of the town house and picture language should be elaborated first from the viewpoint of city experiences. Then a few viewpoints of tourism reviews should be supplied to discover the relation among a dead ringer for town within the movie and actually. motion pictures in regards to the urban Taipei are checked out as case reviews: A One and a (Yi Yi, Director Edward Yang, 2000) and Au Revoir Taipei (Director Arvin Chen, 2010).

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