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Forest fires burn in Sumatra; a smoke covers Kuala Lumpur. Grifters beat an immigrant day laborer and leave him on the streets. Rawang, a young man, finds him, carries him home, cares for him, and sleeps next to him. In a loft above lives a waitress. She sometimes provides care and attention. More violence seems a constant possibility. They find another man abandoned on the street, paralyzed. They...

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Directed by

Tsai Ming-liang

Written by

Tsai Ming-liang (Writer)

Runtime

115 minutes

Country

France, Austria, Taiwan, Malaysia

Language

Mandarin

Cast

Keywords

lovers sex gay nurse relationship homosexuality homeless person lovesickness natural disaster one-sided love tenderness unhappiness powder kuala lumpur malaysia

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