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Encyclopedia > Kaige Chen

Chn Kǎigē, (陈凯歌 Traditional Chinese: 陈凯歌 Wade-Giles: Ch'en K'ai-ko, b. August 12, 1952) in Beijing is a famous Chinese film director. He is one of the most prominent of the Fifth-Generation directors from China.


Filmography

See also: Cinema of China


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Chen Kaige - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (513 words)
Chen Kaige (Simplified Chinese: 陈凯歌; Traditional Chinese: 陳凱歌; Hanyu Pinyin: Chén Kǎigē; Wade-Giles: Ch'en K'ai-ko) (born August 12, 1952) is a famous Chinese film director.
But Kaige doesn't limit himself to epics, in 2002, Chen made his first, and to-date only English-language film, Killing Me Softly, a thriller starring Heather Graham and Joseph Fiennes, though it proved to be both a critical and popular dissapointment.
Chen has also acted in several films, including Bertolucci's The Last Emperor (1987) and his own The Emperor and the Assassin.
Chen Kaige's New Life Together 1/2 | Asian American Personalities | GoldSea (555 words)
Chen Kaige found inspiration for the script in a reality TV episode centered around the big-city odyssey of a father-son duo.
What intrigued Chen was the dynamics between a father who is overly solicitous of his offspring's talents and a son who wants to explore other career paths.
We must assume that Chen Kaige, of all people, was also drawn to the parallels with present-day China -- a communist regime that has been forced to embrace capitalism in order to preserve its authority and influence.
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