JUMP CUT
A REVIEW OF CONTEMPORARY MEDIA

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“Family” in Li Yang’s
Blind Shaft
and Blind Mountain

 

Amanda Weiss

Amanda Weiss is a PhD candidate at the University of Tokyo currently writing a dissertation on war memory in Chinese and Japanese films. She previously studied Chinese cinema at Cambridge University and film production at the University of Southern California. From 2006-2007, she conducted research at the Beijing Film Academy as a Fulbright Scholar.