Kang-sheng Lee

  • Kang-sheng Lee – Bang bang wo ai shen AKA Help Me Eros (2007)

    Drama2001-2010ArthouseKang-sheng LeeTaiwan


    The literal translation of the Taiwanese title is ‘Help Me, God of Love’, since Eros is an artifact of Greece-Roman mythology. The exclamation is a wry reference to the film’s comically cynical perspective on human relationships, in which a wide variety of unlikely subjects – food, marijuana and live eels, amongst others – become substitute objects of comfort and affection for the protagonists. The plea for help is also a strong theme in the form of the suicide hotline.Read More »

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