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663 Ratings

Love Education

Xiang Ai Xiang Qin | 相爱相亲

Directed by Sylvia Chang
China, Taiwan, 2017


When Huiying hears that her mother’s dying wish is to be buried next to her husband, she discovers that his remains are in the countryside and cared for by his first wife. A conflict ensues, and Huiying’s daughter, an intrepid reporter, breaks the story as the three women search for proof of love.

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Love Education Directed by Sylvia Chang

Critics reviews

Chang graces Huiying with enough compassion for her struggle to come across as understandable and relatable.
April 19, 2019
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Like every Sylvia Chang movie, Love Education is easy to watch, it looks beautiful (shot by Mark Lee Ping-bing) and has plenty of comedy to leaven its darker and sadder moments. But beyond that it’s a deeply thoughtful work, as clever as it is humane.
May 18, 2018
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Rippling with gentle irony and worldly wisdom on the philosophy of love, the seemingly soapy plot masks a deft political metaphor within a poignant historical backgound.
October 16, 2017
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