Brigitte Lin (left) and Leslie Cheung in The Bride with White Hair. Brigitte Lin (left) and Leslie Cheung in The Bride with White Hair.
Brigitte Lin (left) and Leslie Cheung in The Bride with White Hair.

Brigitte Lin’s ‘eyes say everything’, Leslie Cheung ‘wanted to play a more heroic role’: The Bride with White Hair director on the 1993 hit

  • In this previously unpublished interview from 1993, director Ronny Yu reveals what it was like working with ‘the best dramatic actress and actor in Hong Kong’
  • The film’s financiers were not happy with the way he looked to Western art for visual inspiration, but the result went down well with viewers, he says

Topic |   Asian cinema: Hong Kong film
Brigitte Lin (left) and Leslie Cheung in The Bride with White Hair. Brigitte Lin (left) and Leslie Cheung in The Bride with White Hair.
Brigitte Lin (left) and Leslie Cheung in The Bride with White Hair.
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