05 September 2006

Pearls of Genius

My brother has written a funny account of his acting job for a Chinese film about Peral S. Buck (who was played by his girlfriend). On set on Mt Lushan, he took this photo of some beautiful prose of Pearl's, which reveals why she was so lauded as writer:

1 comment:

chris said...

Hey, I managed to slip past the censorship for once. There's no guarantee that I can do this again, so thanks for the shout out! Hopefully I'll be by passing the censorship using my super sleuth covert operation procedures soon.

Poor Pearl. I don't know who slaughtered her more-- the Chinese translating, then retranslating back into English this tourist sign or the Hong Kong movie actress who made her first Hollywood film in the form of Pagoda of Women in 2001 (?). Both are pretty horrible.