On Thursday, December 2, 2010, at 5:30 p.m. there will be a special screening of Edward Yang’s critically acclaimed film Yi Yi: A One and a Two at the Center for Korean Studies auditorium. This screening is part of the East Asian Film Society’s November Film Series on “Family” and is brought to you by the East Asian Council. For more information, see http://www2.hawaii.edu/~mj23/Newsletter3/.
Yi Yi: A One and a Two (2000; 173 min.) follows a middle-class family in Taipei over the course of one year, beginning with a wedding and ending with a funeral. You can read an essay on the film and watch a trailer at the Criterion Collections’s Web site: http://www.criterion.com/current/posts/429-yi-yi-time-and-space.