Unformatted text preview: Music symbolizes romantic conclusion, then she moves out (ironic) Direct reference to the reunification of Hong Kong Becomes object of person of outcast and is subjected to interest because of TV Is there a connection between Mao and pick pocketing? Consequences in the move to capitalism and the state taking the first cut of it One steals money to get cigarettes and go to brothels, the other creates brothels and imports cigarettes for more money International connected to the flow commodities and money Techniques—handheld camera, close-up framing of action, ambient sound, natural lighting (no balance), all brings you up close to the character—impossible to pull back and see what brought him to the movie, cinema verité/documentary style...
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- Fall '06
- Mao Zedong, People's Republic of China, Shanghai, Communist Party of China