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Chungking Express

[cert 12, 100 mins]

'Chungking Express' is a film divided into two separate
stories, each one dealing with loneliness and isolation
in the big city. The two central male characters are
policemen who have recently split up with their long-term girlfriends, and now find themselves alone in
Hong Kong.

A woman crouches on an escalator staring at her reflection in the glass beside her

Director: Wong Kar Wai

Starring: Brigitte Lin, Takeshi Kaneshiro, Faye Wong

Level: AS, A2, GCSE

Subjects: Film Studies, Media Studies

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