A still from the new trailer for Wong Kar-wai’s first Chinese TV drama, Blossoms Shanghai. Its depiction of 1990s Shanghai has sparked debate. Photo: Tencent Video
A still from the new trailer for Wong Kar-wai’s first Chinese TV drama, Blossoms Shanghai. Its depiction of 1990s Shanghai has sparked debate. Photo: Tencent Video

New trailer for Wong Kar-wai TV series Blossoms Shanghai a visual treat, but sparks debate about its depiction of 1990s China; still no launch date

  • Anticipation continues to build for the release of Wong Kar-wai’s debut TV series as a new trailer is released, featuring sumptuous visuals and a piano score
  • The accuracy of its depiction of 1990s Shanghai prompts animated discussion on Chinese social media. There’s still no hint of when it will begin streaming

A still from the new trailer for Wong Kar-wai’s first Chinese TV drama, Blossoms Shanghai. Its depiction of 1990s Shanghai has sparked debate. Photo: Tencent Video
A still from the new trailer for Wong Kar-wai’s first Chinese TV drama, Blossoms Shanghai. Its depiction of 1990s Shanghai has sparked debate. Photo: Tencent Video
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