Screening

About Eat Drink Man Woman

Year Released:
1994
Genres:
Comedy, Drama
Metadata:
Director Ang Lee’s follow-up to his surprise box-office hit The Wedding Banquet is another look at ethnic and sexual conflicts in a Chinese family, with meals as a centerpiece of the film. Master chef Chu (Sihung Lung) is a long-time widower who lovingly cooks large Sunday dinners for his three daughters. Each daughter maintains a different attitude toward his traditional (and beautifully shot) meals, and a shifting personal relationship to her significant other, as well. In Mandarin and French languages with English subtitles. (35mm presentation)

East Asian Film Series This semester’s East Asian Film Series line-up features recent classics from Taiwan and South Korea as they intersect with this semester’s Themester theme, Eat, Drink, Think: Food from Art to Science. This series is sponsored by the IU East Asian Studies Center and IU Cinema. Special thanks to Stephanie DeBoer.

Additional screenings of this film

Parking, map, and more

Plan your visit

More like this

Still image from Elevator to the Gallows.
Special Virtual Event

This screening includes Elevator to the Gallows

Thurs, Jan 21, 7 pm