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This edition: A Time to Live and a Time to Die

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Episode Details

(1985/Taiwan, 138 min., color, drama, in Mandarin with English subtitles)
Dir.: Hou Hsiao-hsien. Cast: Mei-Feng, Yu-Yuen Tang, Feng Tien, Shufen Xin. Autobiographical coming-of-age story set in Taiwan after the Communist takeover of mainland China. Discussion guest: Prof. Peggy Chiao, Taipei National University of the Arts. Source: Taipei Economic & Cultural Office in New York.