The 36th Chamber

“These are the directors who have transcended their technical problems with a personal vision of the world. To speak any of their names is to evoke a self-contained world with its own laws and landscapes. They were also fortunate enough to find the proper conditions and collaborators for the full expression of their talent.” —Andrew Sarris, "The Pantheon" in The American Cinema
Ann Hui
The 36th Chamber

Ann Hui

Reviews [https://www.thechinesecinema.com/tag/ann-hui/]: Boat People [https://www.thechinesecinema.com/boat-people-ann-hui-1982/] (1982) — September 3, 2013 Love in a Fallen City [https://mubi.com/notebook/posts/the-shaw-brothers-sisters-filmmakers-at-a-fallen-studio] (1984) — August 23, 2019 Starry is the Night [https://mubi.com/notebook/posts/the-shaw-brothers-sisters-filmmakers-at-a-fallen-studio] (1988) —August 23, 2019 Zodiac Killers [https:
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Johnnie To
The 36th Chamber

Johnnie To

Reviews [https://www.thechinesecinema.com/tag/johnnie-to/]: The Enigmatic Case [https://www.thechinesecinema.com/the-enigmatic-case-johnnie-to-1980/] (1980) — November 14, 2013 Happy Ghost III [https://www.thechinesecinema.com/happy-ghost-series/] (1986) — November 26, 2013 Seven Years Itch [https://www.thechinesecinema.com/seven-years-itch-johnnie-to-1987/] (1987) — December 2, 2013 The Eighth Happiness [https://www.thechinesecinema.com/
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