3.6
62 Ratings

Daughter of the Nile

Ni Luo He Nu Er

Directed by Hou Hsiao-hsien
Taiwan, 1987
Drama

Synopsis

A disaffected KFC server looking after her wannabe gangster brother finds her only escape in manga comic books, in this study on absence and detachment, tracing the anomic rhythms of Taipei youth culture.

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Daughter of the Nile
Directed by Hou Hsiao-hsien

Awards & Festivals

Festival de Cannes

1988 | Quinzaine des Réalisateurs

Golden Horse Film Festival

1987 | Winner: Best Original Film Score

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