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There are three stories of women and men: in "A Time for Love" set in 1966, a soldier searches for a young woman he met one afternoon playing pool; "A Time for Freedom," set in a bordello in 1911, revolves around a singer's longing to escape her surroundings; in "A Time for Youth" set in 2005 Taipei, a triangle in which a singer has an affair with a photographer while her partner suffers is dramat...

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Directed by

Hou Hsiao-hsien

Written by

Hou Hsiao-hsien (Author)
Chu Tien-Wen (Author)

Runtime

136 minutes

Country

France, Taiwan

Language

Mandarin

Cast

Keywords

anthology silent film independent film 1960s brothel motorcycle illegal prostitution 1910s pool billiards

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#204 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?