Happiness is for tomorrow
Dir / Scr: Tso Kea
Orig. Story: Cao Yu's stage play Pekingese
Cast: Cheung Ying, Pak Yin, Ha Ping,
1963 / B&W / D Beta / Cantonese / 109min
Director Tso Kea's adaptation of Cao Yu's famous play Pekingnese is a captivating portrait of a feudalistic family. In Happiness is for Tomorrow, Keung Chung-ping turns in one of the most memorable performances of his long career, playing an intellectual who had studied in France but is good at nothing other than well versed whining.
||Cinema, Hong Kong Film Archive
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