The Bold, The Corrupt, And The Beautiful (Xue guan yin)

The Bold, The Corrupt, And The Beautiful (Xue guan yin)   Taiwan (2017) Dir. Yang Ya-che Keep it in the family. That’s quite often a wise maxim to adhere to, especially for those with a criminal bent - after all, if you can’t trust your family, whom can you trust? Then again, I suppose it … Continue reading The Bold, The Corrupt, And The Beautiful (Xue guan yin)

Exit (Hui guang zoumingqu)

Exit (Hui guang zoumingqu) Taiwan (2014) Dir. Chienn Hsiang In the wake of the film industry in Mainland China opening its doors to wider avenues, there has been concern of a decline in the output of Taiwanese cinema, but with the current success of Hou Hsiao-Hsien’s The Assassin and Exit, the directorial debut from renowned … Continue reading Exit (Hui guang zoumingqu)