Taipei Story (Qing mei zhu ma) Reviews

March 16, 2017
Ultimately, "Taipei Story" is bleak yet exhilarating.
March 14, 2017
It may not be the complete masterpiece that it has sometimes been hailed as-only a terrifically accomplished and affecting film that is one of many possible entry points into the work of a great filmmaker.
March 14, 2017
Yang's film centers on the slow disintegration of a relationship, an erosion that mirrors the abrading effects of both tradition and modernization.
March 17, 2017
What resonates most from the movie is [Edward] Yang's empathy for his doomed characters.
October 14, 2016
There's a lilting sense of dread, rhythmic but never fully musical, that permeates Taipei Story and infects the people and objects that populate the frame.