About

Women struggle in a Shanghai brothel where everything only appears to be beautiful.

7.5
13
Directed by

Hou Hsiao-hsien

Written by

Chu Tien-Wen (Writer)
Bangqing Han (Novel)

Runtime

130 minutes

Country

Japan, Taiwan

Language

Kantonese

Cast

Keywords

shanghai brothel

Lists

#508 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?