Lu Yang is fast becoming one of my favourite up-and-coming directors thanks to the Brotherhood of Blades film series, and his short videos for Sina’s Best Performance 最美表演 series are the best of the lot.
Huang Xuan’s character loses his wife (Zhao Liying) to illness, though she returns to their home one last time in spirit:
Chinese mainland actress Li Xiaolu (the youngest Best Actress winner of the Golden Horse) recently wrote on her blog on the 14th about her meeting with Li Yue, the ballerina who performed at the Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games opening ceremony in September.
Watch Li Yue’s performance at the Paralympics Opening. The other dancers are deaf and the guy is Lu Meng, a famous ballet dancer in China.