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The Moon Also Rises

Yue guang xia wo ji de

Directed by Lin Cheng-sheng
Taiwan, 2005


Lin Cheng-sheng’s modernist spin on old-school melodrama, set in the mid-sixties, tells the story of a village schoolteacher, Xi-lian, who plans to marry her cousin Jun-ming but must first overcome her mother’s opposition. Though her hopes are cruelly dashed…

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The Moon Also Rises Directed by Lin Cheng-sheng

Awards & Festivals

Golden Horse Film Festival

2004 | 2 wins including: Best Leading Actress


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