aka Visage First screened in October 2009
Director: Tsai Ming-liang. Cast: Lee Kang-sheng, Fanny Ardant, Laetitia Casta, Jean-Pierre Léaud, Lu Yi-Ching, Jeanne Moreau, Nathalie Baye, Mathieu Amalric,
Chen Shiang-chyi, Norman Atun, Yang Kuei-mei, François Rimbau. Screenplay: Tsai Ming-liang. Twitter Capsule:
Full of nods to Tsai's other films but I barely know them and still had a ball. Opulently weird. Roy Andersson does Cremaster?
"Originality" fits oddly here; Tsai openly repeats himself, even treating encased self-repetition as something close to a theme. But his wavelength remains unique, so it's fresh nonetheless.