• Wednesdays in August

    Wong Kar-Wednesdays

    Wednesdays in August

    Commonly regarded as one of the most influential directors of contemporary cinema, Wong Kar-Wai has developed a signature style that employs bold, experimental uses of photography, music, and editing to capture the tension of the new millennium. In the lead-up to the Aug 30 opening of his latest film, THE GRANDMASTER, we offer three defining films from the earlier output of the award-winning Hong Kong filmmaker.

    • Wed, Aug 7

      IN THE MOOD FOR LOVE

      Wed, Aug 7
      Part of Wong Kar-Wednesdays. THE GRANDMASTER opens Fri, August 23 Showtimes will be posted on the Monday prior to opening. Mr. Chow (Tony Leung) and Ms. Chan (Maggie Cheung) are neighbors in 1960s
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    • Wed, Aug 14 8:10pm

      FALLEN ANGELS

      Wed, Aug 14 8:10pm
      Part of Wong Kar-Wednesdays. THE GRANDMASTER opens Fri, Aug 30. Brief intro from Peter Lorge, assistant professor of history and Asian studies at Vanderbilt University. Set in the neon-washed under
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    • Wed, Aug 21

      ASHES OF TIME REDUX

      Wed, Aug 21
      Part of Wong Kar-Wednesdays. THE GRANDMASTER opens Fri, Aug 30. **On Wednesday, August 21st, following the 7:20 pm screening of ASHES OF TIME REDUX, a discussion will be led with Peter Lorge, assist
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