Wong Kar-wai Season

06 Aug
  -  
09 Sep 2021

Wong Kar-wai Season

This summer join QUAD for a short season of screenings of new 4K restorations of four classic films by Hong Kong filmmaker Wong Kar-wai. Rising to prominence in the mid-90s, Wong quickly ascended to the top level of international filmmakers with his exquisite tales of regret, loneliness and lost love featuring ravishing colour schemes, spectacular costumes and non-linear narratives. A unique opportunity to catch the work of this masterful director on the big screen.  

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Chungking Express

Director Wong Kar-wai made his international breakthrough with this film which combines elements of comedy, romance and crime cinema into a unique experience,…

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Chungking Express

Director Wong Kar-wai made his international breakthrough with this film which combines elements of comedy, romance and crime cinema into a unique experience,…

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Fallen Angels

Initially conceived as part of Wong’s 1994 film Chungking Express (also screening as part of this season) Fallen Angels eventually took on a life of its own…

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In The Mood For Love

Wong Kar-wai reunites with Tony Leung (Chungking Express) and pairs him with Hong Kong acting royalty Maggie Cheung whilst shifting his focus to Hong Kong in…

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2046

A semi-sequel to In The Mood For Love, 2046 introduced elements of science fiction to Wong Kar-wai's cinema for the first time. A writer (Tony Leung) returns…

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