The river Suzhou that flows through Shanghai is a reservoir of filth, chaos and poverty, but also a meeting place for memories and secrets. Lou Ye, who spent his youth on the banks of the Suzhou, shows the river as a Chinese Styx, in which forgotten stories and mysteries come together.
Coproduction Office, Essential Filmproduktion GmbH
VHS, 83 min
Mandarin Chinese (EN Subs)
Lou Ye, “Suzhou River,” WPB, accessed April 14, 2021, https://tpb.worm.org/items/show/12759.