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Flight of the Red Balloon

Le voyage du ballon rouge

directed by Hou Hsiao-hsien
France 2007
  • 113 min
906 Ratings


Hou Hsiao-hsien’s first film made in France is a blissful, breathtakingly gorgeous homage to Albert Lamorisse’s Le ballon rouge, focusing on Juliette Binoche as a single mother in Paris, her young son and her son’s new Taiwanese caretaker (Song Fang).