30 hand-picked films. A new one every day
Required to retire from his job as a utility man at a Peking Opera theater, Old Han is at loose ends, wandering the backstreets of Beijing looking for something to correct.
1993 | Winner: Best New Director
1993 | Winner: Gold Award
Modern European cinema style meets Beijing opera fan pensioners! I liked how the camera handling depended on the situation: fixing old Han's meddling, sweeping across a crowd, panning between two parts of the square.
Un tantinet longuet et bavard, sans être totalement dépourvu d'intérêt... www.cinefiches.com