Cast & Crew
Rong-rong is the proprieter of a Chinese restaurant in Taipei, frequented by dispossessed mainlanders who eat traditional food and discuss old times. She has an eye on young teacher Lu, and is looking for a husband for her neice Xiu-hua. The other customers connect to her life in various ways, from the once-rich landowner who has lost everything, to the town slut Chun, who also fancies Lu.
Shown at Toronto International Film Festival (Contemporary World Cinema) September 10-19, 1998.
dialogue Mandarin and Hokkien