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4.3
7 Ratings

Hill of No Return

Wu Yan De Shan Qiu

Directed by Wang Tung
Taiwan, 1993
Drama

Synopsis

In the 1920s, when Taiwan is Japan’s colony, the small town Chiu-Fen was famous of its gold mines. Escaping from the landlord’s control, Chu and Wei join the gold rush in Chiu-Fen, hoping that they can be rich and have their own land some day.

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Hill of No Return Directed by Wang Tung

Awards & Festivals

Golden Horse Film Festival

1992 | 6 wins including: Audience Choice Award

1992

Asia-Pacific Film Festival

1993 | 2 wins including: Best Art Direction

Shanghai International Film Festival

1993 | Winner: Best Film

What are people saying?

  • Yongjia Li's rating of the film Hill of No Return

    油菜地里金花开,王童的片子留白不够、啰嗦些;京字网审版剪了开头老长工讲故事时的喝茶走位、助尾炸山探尸、红目卖交媾人偶、憨溪玩交媾人偶、妓院招客待客两个镜头、老鸨掏憨溪那话儿、阿助剁指抛指、老长工交代富美子阿助命运的结尾,延长了最后推的空镜头,片尾曲删得好