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Ying xiong

Zhang Yimou China, 2002

tidal waif's rating of the film Hero

Spurred on by Jeanne-Claude & Christo's acres of floating fabric (joke), the luscious Hero brings to fruition the seedlings of art & craft education planted by Gropius a century ago: to train "a [then] new, hitherto unavailable type of collaborator for industry, craft and building who is the master equally of Technique and Form". Brushing aside the shade of indigestible content 'collaborator', then and now, conjures.