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One of world cinema’s most dynamic and highly regarded auteurs, Hou Hsiao-hsien has influenced entire generations of filmmakers and was once dubbed “one of the three directors most crucial to the future of cinema”. The Masters of Cinema Series is proud to present three films from early in his career, Cute Girl, The Green, Green Grass of Home and The Boys from Fengkuei, all making their worldwide debut on Blu-ray.
 
Cute Girl (1980) – A young bride-to-be falls for a laid-back land surveyor whilst visiting her family in the countryside. Conceived as a commercial vehicle for popular Hong Kong singer Kenny Bee, this romantic comedy was Hou Hsiao-hsien’s debut feature.
 
The Green, Green Grass of Home (1982) – A substitute teacher (again played by Kenny Bee) moves to a remote village, where he falls in love with another teacher at the local school.  
 
The Boys from Fengkuei (1983) – Three young men leave their fishing village for the city to look for work, where they face some harsh realities about growing up. The film which established Hou Hsiao-hsien as a leading figure of the Taiwanese New Wave, The Boys from Fengkuei was rapturously received in Europe and is often considered the director’s first mature masterwork.

Features:

  • Limited Edition O-card [2000 copies – First Print Run Only]
  • In a 1988 worldwide critics' poll, Multi Award Winning Chinese Director HOU HSIAO-HSIEN was championed as "one of the three directors most crucial to the future of cinema”
  • The Boys From Fengkuei – Won the Golden Montgolfiere Award at the 1984 Nantes Three Continents Festival
  • The Green, Green Grass Of Home –  Won the Golden Horse Award for Best Child Star (Pin-chun Chou) at the 1982 Golden Horse Film Festival
  • Available for the first time in the UK and for the first time on Blu-ray anywhere in the world
Certificate:
15
Actor:
KENNY BEE, FENG FEI-FEI, ANTHONY CHAN, CHIANG LING, DOZE NIU, TO TSUNG-HUA, LIN HSIU-LING, CHANG SHIH, YANG LI-YIN, CHANG SHUN-FANG
Director:
HOU HSIAO-HSIEN
Region:
2
Number of Discs:
1
Main Language:
English
Subtitle Languages:

English

Run Time:
282 minutes
studio:
Masters Of Cinema
Theatrical Release Year:
2018

Early Hou Hsiao-Hsien: Three Films 1980-1983 (Cute Girl / The Green, Green Grass of Home / The Boys from Fengkuei)

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One of world cinema’s most dynamic and highly regarded auteurs, Hou Hsiao-hsien has influenced entire generations of filmmakers and was once dubbed “one of the three directors most crucial to the future of cinema”. The Masters of Cinema Series is proud to present three films from early in his career, Cute Girl, The Green, Green Grass of Home and The Boys from Fengkuei, all making their worldwide debut on Blu-ray.
 
Cute Girl (1980) – A young bride-to-be falls for a laid-back land surveyor whilst visiting her family in the countryside. Conceived as a commercial vehicle for popular Hong Kong singer Kenny Bee, this romantic comedy was Hou Hsiao-hsien’s debut feature.
 
The Green, Green Grass of Home (1982) – A substitute teacher (again played by Kenny Bee) moves to a remote village, where he falls in love with another teacher at the local school.  
 
The Boys from Fengkuei (1983) – Three young men leave their fishing village for the city to look for work, where they face some harsh realities about growing up. The film which established Hou Hsiao-hsien as a leading figure of the Taiwanese New Wave, The Boys from Fengkuei was rapturously received in Europe and is often considered the director’s first mature masterwork.

Features:

  • Limited Edition O-card [2000 copies – First Print Run Only]
  • In a 1988 worldwide critics' poll, Multi Award Winning Chinese Director HOU HSIAO-HSIEN was championed as "one of the three directors most crucial to the future of cinema”
  • The Boys From Fengkuei – Won the Golden Montgolfiere Award at the 1984 Nantes Three Continents Festival
  • The Green, Green Grass Of Home –  Won the Golden Horse Award for Best Child Star (Pin-chun Chou) at the 1982 Golden Horse Film Festival
  • Available for the first time in the UK and for the first time on Blu-ray anywhere in the world
Certificate:
15
Actor:
KENNY BEE, FENG FEI-FEI, ANTHONY CHAN, CHIANG LING, DOZE NIU, TO TSUNG-HUA, LIN HSIU-LING, CHANG SHIH, YANG LI-YIN, CHANG SHUN-FANG
Director:
HOU HSIAO-HSIEN
Region:
2
Number of Discs:
1
Main Language:
English
Subtitle Languages:

English

Run Time:
282 minutes
studio:
Masters Of Cinema
Theatrical Release Year:
2018
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