Nick Cheung in a still from The Trough (category IIB), which he also directed and co-wrote. He Jiong and Xu Jinglei co-star.

The Trough film review: Nick Cheung reinvents Hong Kong noir with hyper-stylised third outing as director

Set in a futuristic multiracial city where it’s always raining, The Trough is not your typical cops-and-robbers film. Cheung plays an unhinged detective on the trail of a crime boss, but audiences shouldn’t dwell too much on the story

Topic |   Chinese language cinema

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Nick Cheung in a still from The Trough (category IIB), which he also directed and co-wrote. He Jiong and Xu Jinglei co-star.
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