Millennium Mambo (2001)

HSIAO-HSIEN HOU Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  Original title:  Qian Xi Man Po Taiwan/France, 2001.  3H Productions, Orly Films, Paradis Films, Sinomovie.  Screenplay by T’ien-wen Chu.  Cinematography by Ping Bin Lee.  Produced by T’ien-wen Chu, Eric Heumann.  Music by Yoshihiro Hanno, Kai-yu Huang, Giong Lim.  Production Design by Wen-Ying Huang, Chih-cheng Wang.  Film Editing by Ching-Song Liao.  Cannes Film Festival 2001.  European Film…

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24 City (2008)

ZHANGKE JIA Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  Original title:  Er Shi Si Cheng Ji China/Hong Kong/Japan, 2008.  Bandai Visual Company, Bitters End, China Resources, Office Kitano, Shanghai Film Group, Xstream Pictures.  Screenplay by Zhangke Jia, Yongming Zhai.  Cinematography by Yu Wang, Nelson Lik-wai Yu.  Produced by Shozo Ichiyama, Zhangke Jia, Hong Wang.  Music by Yoshihiro Hanno, Giong Lim.  Production Design by Qiang Liu.  Film…

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Mountains May Depart (2015)

ZHANGKE JIA Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  Original title:  Shan he gu ren China/France/Japan, 2015.  Shanghai Film Group, MK2 Productions, Bitters End, Arte France Cinéma, Bandai Visual, Beijing Runjin Investment, Centre National de la Cinématographie, L’Aide aux Cinémas du Monde, Office Kitano, Xstream Pictures.  Screenplay by Zhangke Jia.  Cinematography by Nelson Lik-wai Yu.  Produced by Shozo Ichiyama.  Music by Yoshihiro…

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Flowers Of Shanghai (1998)

HSIAO-HSIEN HOU Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  Original title:  Hai shang Hua Taiwan/Japan, 1998.  3H Productions, Shochiku Company.  Screenplay by Eileen Chang, T’ien-wen Chu, Bangqing Han.  Cinematography by Ping Bin Lee.  Produced by Shozo Ichiyama, Teng-Kuei Yang.  Music by Yoshihiro Hanno, Duu-Chih Tu.  Production Design by Wen-Ying Huang.  Film Editing by Ching-Song Liao.  Cannes Film Festival 1998.  Toronto International Film Festival 1998.   Four brothels in late nineteenth-century…

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