Days of Being Wild at the Terracotta Film Club in May
Terracotta Film Club will present DAYS OF BEING WILD for its May edition at the Prince Charles Cinema.
One of the most acclaimed masterpieces of modern cinema from one of Hong Kong’s finest auteur directors, Wong Kar Wai, DAYS OF BEING WILD features an outstanding ensemble cast including Leslie Cheung, Maggie Cheung, Andy Lau, Tony Leung Chiu Wai and more, involved in a roundabout of fleeting emotions and unrealised relationships.
It also marks the first in a long collaboration between Wong Kar Wai and acclaimed cinematographer Christopher Doyle.
Wong Kar Wai's second film relates the story of a vain, amoral young playboy (Leslie Cheung) drifting through a series of casual friendships and affairs.
Christopher Doyle's exquisite cinematography and a lush, dreamy soundtrack, perfectly capture the mood of youth’s endless boredom over a long, hot summer in 1960's Hong Kong.
This screening is part of the Terracotta Festival’s IN MEMORY OF: Leslie Cheung & Anita Mui section. It will take place on Wednesday 29 May, prior to the official launch of the festival on Thursday 06 June.
Full details of the event can be found here.
DAYS OF BEING WILD screens on Wednesday 29 May at 9pm (doors open 8.45pm). Ticket price: £8.00 (or £5.00 for Prince Charles Cinema members).