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Martin Scorsese talks 'The Grandmaster' with Wong Kar Wai
Martin Scorsese talks 'The Grandmaster' with Wong Kar Wai

Martin Scorsese took time from his busy schedule promoting "The Wolf of Wall Street" recently to moderate a question-answer period while Hong Kong-based filmmaker Wong Kar Wai was in New York. Scorsese lent his name to Wong's "The Grandmaster" when it opened theatrically last summer with the credit "Martin Scorsese presents." Wong is among the world's most celebrated filmmakers, a longtime festival favorite for films such as "Chungking Express" and "In the Mood for Love." His latest, "The Grandmaster," is a romantic martial arts epic that was submitted for the foreign language Oscar, representing Hong Kong. Wong opened the conversation by declaring Scorsese "my hero" and noting how he...

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