Speaking in Images, by Michael Berry, is engaging... It is refreshing to read artists talk about their work and medium.
(Malcom Parker Pots.com
Berry's questions are intelligent... they illicit intelligent, detailed answers...useful to anyone seriously interested in world cinema...Essential.
[ Speaking in Images] should be required reading for anyone seeking to understand the complexities and power of contemporary Chinese Film.
(Mingwei Song China Review International
Speaking in Images is an excellent, even essential resource for anyone interested in the past, present, and future of these three important Chinese film industries.
(Ethan de Seife Film International
These interviews are a revelation... engaging, hard-hitting, informative, and entertaining. Michael Berry has trotted the globe, done much homework, and asks fruitful questions. This volume will become a key text for classes in Chinese cinema in American colleges. It will also be an immensely useful guide for film critics, scholars, and historians.
(Ban Wang, author of Illuminations from the Past: Trauma, Memory, and History in Modern China