Into Film Clubs
Into Film Clubs provide opportunities to watch, review and make films.
Northern China in the 1920s. A young peasant girl named Ju Dou is sold into marriage to the sadistic owner of a thriving dye factory who desperately needs a male heir, but she finds comfort in her growing attraction to the old man's sympathetic nephew. Soon, their mutual affection matures into love and a child is born. But as the boy grows up unaware of his true identity, can he escape the web of deceit and frustrated passion which surrounds his family? Ju Dou is a superb, beautifully-crafted melodrama.
Brightly-coloured Douglas Sirk tribute about a marriage that falls apart in the hyper-conformist American suburbs of the 1950s
14+ years 103 mins
Exquisitely beautiful film set in 1960s Hong Kong about a man and woman who are married to other people but find themselves drawn to one another.
14+ years 98 mins
Fantastic melodrama that revolves around a middle-aged, middle-class woman who falls for an earthy, free-spirited gardener.
11+ years 85 mins
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