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   HAMLET film screening: "The Banquet" (China, 2006)

   Date : Thursday, 4 October 2012       From : 7:30pm   To : 9:30pm
   Category : Arts       Location : Blount/Buckman Lobby


   Event Description :
As part of the "Global Hamlets" symposium (October 5, 1-5pm in Blount), a recent Chinese film adaptation of the play will be screened. The Banquet (aka Legend of the Black Scorpion, dir. FENG Xiaogang, China, 2006) is a striking kung-fu version, with an intriguing twist at the end. Visually pleasing, aesthetically complex, and lots to talk about. Dr. Alexander Huang (George Washington University) discuss this film as part of his presentation during the "GLOBAL HAMLETS" symposium Friday, October 5, 1-5pm in Blount. rhodes.edu/hamlet


   Email : newstoks@rhodes.edu
   More info : http://rhodes.edu/hamlet


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