Days of Being Wild

(Ah fei zing zyun)

4K Digital Restoration


Leslie Cheung, Maggie Cheung, Andy Lau, Carina Lau,

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“1960 was a good year, the beginning of a decade; of course, it could have easily been a dream,” wrote Wong Kar Wai of his haunting paean to memory, love, and longing, set during a long and sweltering Hong Kong summer. Disaffected pretty boy Leslie Cheung drifts through a series of doomed relationships with women including Maggie Cheung and Carina Lau; every action circles backwards like the fans and clocks that surround them. Steeped in a simmering mood as ephemeral and bluesy as the film’s soundtrack, Days was Wong’s first collaboration with cinematographer Christopher Doyle, and won five Hong Kong Film Awards.

Jason Sanders
  • Wong Kar Wai
  • Jeffrey Lau
  • Christopher Doyle
  • Cantonese
  • with English subtitles
Print Info
  • Color
  • Digital streaming
  • 94 mins
  • Janus Films