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Tian Bian Yi Duo Yun [videorecording]: The Wayward Cloud

Arena Film and Homegreen Film present ; an Arena Films production ; co-production, Homegreen Films, Arte France Cinema ; a film by Tsai-Liang ; director, Tsai Ming-Liang ; screenplay, Tsai Ming-Liang ; producer, Bruno Pesery
Format
Video; DVD
Summary
"Shiang-chyi runs into Hsiao-kang in a park, where he is sleeping. They start seeing each other and fall in love. In the only line of dialogue in the film she asks him: "Are you still selling watches?" He is not. He is now a porn actor. At the time there is a severe water shortage in the city. Shiang-chyi is filling empty plastic bottles with water from restrooms--Hsiao-kang is sneaking into the city's water reservoirs to bathe. The city encourages the drinking of watermelon juice in place of water."
Director
Tsai Ming-Liang
Performers
Lee Kang-Sheng, Chen Shiang-Chyi, Lu Yi-Ching, Yang Kuei-Mei.
Release Date
2004
Run Time
114 min.
Language
Dialogue and songs in Chinese with optional subtitles in Chinese and English
Rating
Unrated: this film contains mature subject matter
Notes
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2004.
  • Includes original theatrical trailer.
  • Title from container.
Variant Title
Wayward cloud
Awards Note
Alfred Bauer Award, FIPRESCI Prize, and Silver Berlin Bear in 2005 Berlin Internationl Film Festeval.
Credits
Director of photography, Liao Pen-Jung ; editor, Chen Sheng-Chang ; music, Hung Chong .
Published
[Los Angeles, Ca.?] : Strand Releasing Home Video, c2008.
Publisher no.
2807-2 Strand Releasing Home Video
Related Resources
Internet Movie Database Summary and Reviews
Description
1 videodisc (114 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD, widescreen.
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