Eighteen Springs is a 1997 romance drama film directed by Ann Hui, starring Jacklyn Wu, Leon Lai, Anita Mui, Huang Lei and Ge You. It is a China-Hong Kong co-production based on the novel of the same name by Eileen Chang. The film tells of the ill-fated romance between two Chinese lovers in 1930s-40s Shanghai and Nanjing, which destined them to be apart for more than a decade. The movie marked the second time Hui directed an Eileen Chang adaptation . The novel was originally serialized in Shanghai’s Yibao from 1950-1. Eileen Chang published a revised version in 1969 in Taiwan, shortening...
|Release date:||September 12, 1997|
|Directed by:||Ann Hui|
|Producer:||Jimmy Wang, Ann Hui|
|Editor:||Hung Poon, Yee Shun Wong|
|Music by:||Ye Xiaogang|
|Cinematography:||Mark Lee Ping Bin|
|Screenplay by:||Kin Chung Chan|