Film Review: Your Face (2018) by Tsai Ming-liang

I hope you are having a good day. Please, make sure you sit comfortably and have all you might need at hand. Ready? Good. Let`s talk the latest piece of Taiwanese auteur and master of suspenseful ...

Nyff Review: Tsai Ming-liang’s ‘Your Face’ is a Significant Reminder for Empathy

The prevalence of social media has lent itself to a normalization of portraiture and the gaze, which no longer seems to appreciate the immense detail of the face that had once made the cinema a ...

Tsai Ming-liang on ‘Your Face,’ the Cinematic Power of Close-Ups, and Teaming with Ryuichi Sakamoto

Renowned Taiwan-based filmmaker and Venice mainstay Tsai Ming-liang returns to the Lido this year with his latest, uncategorizable offering Your Face. Premiering out of competition in the non-fiction ...

'Your Face' ('Ni de lian'): Film Review | Venice 2018

'Your Face' ('Ni de lian'): Film Review | Venice 2018 It’s not hard to observe the effects of aging on human faces, but what is the meaning behind those deep lines, pockets, wrinkles and discolorations? What stories do they tell or hide? What reality do ...