About

A boy experiences first love, friendships and injustices growing up in 1960s Taiwan.

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Directed by

Edward Yang

Written by

Edward Yang (Writer)
Yan Hong-Ya (Writer)
Mingtang Lai (Writer)
Alex Yang (Writer)

Runtime

237 minutes

Country

Taiwan

Language

Mandarin

Cast

Keywords

murder coming of age high school youth gang gang based on a true story 1960s first love juvenile delinquent troubled teen teenage boy taiwan baseball bat taipei slow cinema teenage protagonist

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