Eat Drink Man Woman

 

 

 

Dir. Ang Lee, 1994, Taiwan/USA, Cert. PG, 108 mins

 

 

 

 

 

Along with the electrifying opening sequence that immerses the viewer into the intricacies and eccentricities of Chinese culinary preparation, this movie delves into the complex interactions between a widowed chef and his three daughters.

 

This intergenerational comedy offers a sumptuous glimpse into the changing role and view of women in 1990s Taipei and displays Ang Lee’s range as a director.

 

Nominated for Best Foreign Language Film at Golden Globe and Oscars 1995.

 

 

Mandarin with English subtitles.

 

 

April 28, 2014

6:30 PM

 

Deli-x

156 Deptford High Street

London SE8 4RZ 

 

 

 

Film chosen by the staff at Deli-X.

 

Free event. No ticket required.