Bruce Lee in the Land of Balzac

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Bruce Lee in the Land of Balzac
FR 2007
Bruce Lee in the Land of Balzac, 2007, © Maria Thereza Alves. Arsenal Berlin

Honoré de Balzac perspicaciously rendered at the same time the beauty of the French landscape and the normative social structures that deform human nature. Bruce Lee experienced the Japanese occupation as a child and attended anglophone catholic colleges. The film ejects him into a further alien environment, and there is no turning back.

3 min

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