Influenced by European masters Fellini, Bresson, and Wenders, the late director Yang created a soulful style all his own. Engaging, heartfelt, and intimate, his films helped define the Taiwanese New Wave.
(1991, DCP, 237m, Mandarin w/English subtitles) dir Edward Yang w/Chang Chen, Lisa Yang, Kuo-Chu Chang. Yang’s masterpiece chronicles the political turmoil of 1960s Taiwan via the gradual evolution of a teenage boy and a crime that rocked the nation. 7:00