The Bold, The Corrupt And The Beautiful

Friday 25th March 9:00 PM - Theatre By The Lake
The Bold, The Corrupt And The Beautiful
Director:Ya-che Yang
Cert:15 Year: 2017 Length:112mins
Country:Taiwan Language:Mandarin
As the descriptive title indicates, Yang Ya-che's crime thriller is a tale of ambition, power and betrayal. In 1980s Taiwan, Madame Tang is a hard-hearted matriarch who mediates between the rich and powerful in government and business to increase the influence and wealth of her family. When one case goes wrong, with disastrous results, Madame Tang’s relationship with her daughters is changed forever.

Thanks to The Media Pioneers

Critics

“This sumptuously produced, meticulously plotted and deliciously acted cautionary tale provides a riotous fun time.”

Zhou-ning Su The Film Stage

Score

32.65%

Links

Trailer

Comments

comments powered by Disqus
A selection of previous festival programme covers
View the programme archive

Staying in Keswick for the Festival?

Staying in Keswick for the Festival?

Keswick Film Festival has joined forces with Sally's Cottages, an award-winning, local, family-run holiday cottage letting agency based just across the road from our beloved Alhambra Cinema.

Over 260 beautiful holiday cottages in and around Keswick.

Book Now

Keswick Film Festival is supported by Film Hub North with National Lottery funding on behalf of the BFI Film Audience Network.



Film Hub North
BFI Film Audience Network

All programme and film details are correct at the time of publishing but may be subject to change.