18/12 : release of the Palme d’Or award winner "Winter Sleep"《冬日甦醒》 [fr]
Palme d’Or winner in Cannes Film Festival this year, Winter Sleep by Nuri Bilge Ceylan, a Franco-Turkish coproduction will be released in Hong Kong this Thursday, December 18.
The film was previously previewed during the Hong Kong Asian Film Festival last November.
Aydin, a retired actor, runs a small hotel in Central Anatolia with his young wife Nihal, from whom he is feels emotionally withdrawn, and his sister Necla, who is still suffering from her recent divorce. When the winter sets in and snow covers the steppe land, the hotel becomes their refuge and sets the stage for a breakdown in their relationships…