Directed by: Hou Hsiao-hsien
Year: 1998
Time: 113 min.
 
Series: The Criterion Collection
Edition #: 1077
Release Date: May 18 2021
MSRP: $39.95
 
Blu-ray
1 Disc | BD-50
1.85:1 ratio
Shanghainese 5.1 DTS-HD MA Surround
Subtitles: English
Region A
 
 New introduction by critic Tony Rayns   Beautified Realism, a new documentary by Daniel Raim and Eugene Suen on the making of the film, featuring behind-the-scenes footage and interviews with Mark Lee Ping-bing, producer and editor Liao Ching-sung, production designer Hwarng Wern Ying, and sound recordist Tu Duu-chih   Excerpts from a 2015 interview with Hou Hsiao-hsien, recorded for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ Oral History Project   Trailer   An essay by film scholar Jean Ma and a 2009 interview with Hou Hsiao-hsien conducted by scholar Michael Berry