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67 Ratings

Pushing Hands

Tui shou

Directed by Ang Lee
Taiwan, 1992
Comedy, Drama


Master Chu, a retired Chinese Tai-Chi master, moves to Westchester, New York to live with his son Alex, his American daughter-in-law Martha, and their son Jeremy. Alex must struggle to keep his family together as he battles a conflict between cultural tradition and his modern American lifestlye.

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Pushing Hands Directed by Ang Lee

Awards & Festivals

Golden Horse Film Festival

1991 | 3 wins including: Best Leading Actor


Asia-Pacific Film Festival

1992 | Winner: Best Film

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