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I Begin to Know You

USA, 1992 (MIFF 1993, Experimental)

Director: Lana Lin

A filmic loop is created in this repetition of narrative and classic female imagery. Lin par­allels the stereotypical routines women endure through both Eastern and Western perspec­tives. The tranquillity of the former versus the vanity and consumerism of the latter. I Begin to Know You forces us to consider the boxes we place people into and asks "Now that I know you what do I know?"

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