Friday, August 4, 7:30 p.m.
Taiwan, 2005, 139 mins., 35mm. Directed by Hou Hsiao-Hsien. This exquisite film about desire and time unfolds in three chapters, each featuring Shu Qi Shu and Chang Chen as lovers from a different period in Taiwanese history. “A masterpiece; this is why cinema exists.” —A.O. Scott, The New York Times
Added by Fumio on July 13, 2006