Gu Xiaogang builds a masterfully rich, sophisticated family epic around the stunning riverside landscapes of Fuyang, China. His aesthetic inspiration is Huang Gongwang’s great Yuan dynasty scroll painting. Long, breathtaking takes immerse the brothers of the Gu family in classical landscapes as romance, mourning, gangsters, fishermen, chefs and their sons, daughters, and lovers live intertwined lives of passionate intensity and quiet beauty. One of the most sensational debut films of recent memory.
Director: Gu Xiaogang
Cast: Zhang Yi, Peng Luqi, Wang Fengjuan, Qian Youfa, Zhang Guoying, Sun Zhangwei
Runtime: 154 mins