Press release: Films you'll love for 10,000 years, the cinema of Wong Kar Wai is steeped in sensual colors, groundbreaking editing, and heart-wrenching drama. Janus Films is proud to present a touring retrospective that includes brand-new restorations of seven of the master's most dazzling films, including the US premiere of Chungking Express and the world premiere of newly restored films As Tears Go By, Days of Being Wild, Fallen Angels, Happy Together, a director's cut of The Hand, and on the occasion of it's twentieth anniversary, a newly restored In the Mood for Love. The retrospective will begin November 25 at Film at Lincoln Center in New York with a special engagement of In the Mood for Love, with the rest of the retrospective following on December 4. The retrospective will expand to theaters nationwide on December 11.
Film at Lincoln Center Schedule Available Here.
Restorations undertaken by the Criterion Collection, L'immagine Rtrovata and Jet Tone Films.
Titles included in December retrospective:
New 4K Restorations
As Tears Go By, 1988
Days of Being Wild, 1990
Chungking Express, 1994
Fallen Angels, 1995
Happy Together, 1997
In the Mood for Love, 2000
The Hand, 2004