Chopstick Cinema

Celeste Heiter's Adventures in Asian Food & Film

Film Review: Cyclo

Chopstick Cinema

This Week's Film: Cyclo
Cuisine: Vietnamese

The dark underbelly of Ho Chi Minh City is the setting for this enigmatic drama by writer/director Anh Hung Tran, in which a cast of characters, known only by their archetypes, Cyclo, Poet, Sister, Friend, Madam, Grandfather, et al, seek their livelihood in some rather difficult and unsavory places.

Here is a link to my Film Review on ThingsAsian.

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