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Inferno or Infernal?
Hong Kong's three-pronged showstopper Infernal Affairs is making its way to the United States. Before the inevitable Hollywood makeover begins, here's a blow-by-blow account--courtesy of several prominent Chinese cinema zines--of what makes each one of them tick.
Jeff Shih: Digitized Calligraphy for the Modern Times
In his art show "One-Liners," Jeff Shih takes the concepts of multiculturalism and abstraction and tackles the traditional Chinese brush-calligraphy style, creating a modern spin by using technology and molding the form into his own. APA talks to Jeff about his inspirations and future projects.