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|Genre/Form:||Thrillers (Motion pictures, television, etc.)
Motion pictures, Chinese
|Named Person:||Ailing Zhang|
|Document Type:||Visual material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Bill Kong; Ang Lee; James Schamus; Huiling Wang; Ailing Zhang; Focus Features.; Haishang Films (Firm); River Road Entertainment (Firm)
|Language Note:||In Mandarin, Castillan Spanish (Dolby 5.1) with optional subtitles in Castillan Spanish, English ESL.|
|Notes:||Title from container.
Based on the short story "Se, jie" by Eileen Chang.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2007.
Special features: "Tiles of deception, lurid affections" featurette.
|Credits:||Produced by William Kong, Ang Lee ; screenplay by James Schamus, Hui-Ling Wang ; directed by Ang Lee ; director of photography, Rodrigo Prieto ; editor, Tim Squyres ; music, Alexandre Desplat ; costume designer, Lai Pan ; production designer, Lai Pan.|
|Cast:||Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Wei Tang, Joan Chen, Lee-Hom Wang, Chung Hua Tou.|
|Awards:||Venice Film Festival, 2007: Golden Lion (Ang Lee) ; Golden Osella (Best Cinematography - Rodrigo Prieto)
Golden Horse Film Festival, 2007: Golden Horse Award - Best Actor (Tony Leung Chiu Wai) ; Best Director (Ang Lee) ; Best Film ; Best Makeup & Costume Design (Lai Pan) ; Best New Performer (Wei Tang) ; Best Original Film Score (Alexandre Desplat) ; Best Screenplay, Adapted (Hui-Ling Wang, James Schamus)
|Target Audience:||R18 - Restricted to persons 18 years and over. Note: Contains violence and sex scenes.|
|Description:||1 videodisc (152 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.|
|Details:||DVD dual layer ; 1.85:1 anamorphic widescreen ; 16:9 transfer ; encoded for region 4 ; PAL.|
|Series Title:||Focus Features spotlight series.|
|Other Titles:||Se, jie|
|Responsibility:||Focus Features and River Road Entertainment present in association with Haishang Films ; an Ang Lee film.|
Set against the backdrop of Japanese occupied Shanghai in 1942, a young woman finds herself swept up in a radical plot to assassinate a ruthless and secretive intelligence agent. As she immerses herself in her role as a cosmopolitan seductress, she becomes entangled in a dangerous game of emotional intrigue, love and betrayal.