The Wayward Cloud (2005)

Genres - Avant-garde / Experimental  |   Sub-Genres - Erotic Drama, Surrealist Film  |   Release Date - Feb 23, 2007 (USA - Limited)  |   Run Time - 112 min.  |   Countries - France, Taiwan  |   MPAA Rating - NR
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The subjects of love, sex, and lust in modern-day Taiwan are given a surreal, kaleidoscopic treatment in Tsai Ming-Liang's experimental feature film. The Wayward Cloud contains no plot per se, but rather a succession of strange set pieces in which young lovers connect, disconnect, and attempt to find each other amidst a city water shortage. Consisting of nearly no dialogue, the film mixes the outrageous, the explicit, and the banal in a more radically experimental fashion than the director's previous efforts.

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apartment, fruit, sex, water