“Sense and Sensibility with Martial Arts”

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    Director: Ang Lee Born in Taiwan. He attended the National Taiwan College of Arts and traveled to the US, where he studied at the University of Illinois and NYU. Works include Sense and Sensibility, Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon, Brokeback Mountain, Lust Caution, and Life of Pi  First person of Asian descent to win the Academy awards, Golden Globe, […]

M. Butterfly Section 2

Rene Gallimard Rejecting Song's last attempt of keeping the fantasy alive

Introduction: David Cronenberg’s M. Butterfly is a cinematic adaptation of Henry David Hwang’s 1988 stage production. Beginning in Beijing, China during the 1960s, the film centers around the relationship between René Gallimard, a French diplomat, and Song Liling, a Chinese opera singer. Gallimard is unaware of the fact that Song is a Chinese spy disguised […]

Eric Son

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Yeongmin (Eric) Son is a sophomore at the College of William and Mary. He majors in economics and hopes to double major in film studies. Eric was born in South Korea then later moved to the United States in 7th grade, and currently lives in Centreville, Virginia. In his free time, he likes exercising, listening […]