Film Comment Interview with “Blind Massage” Director Lou Ye


Zhou Xin’s interview for Film Comment with director with Blind Massage (推拿) director Lou Ye (娄烨 / 婁燁) talks about filming the movie in Nanjing, visualizing the experience of the blind, the growing Chinese film industry, and censorship.

Variety has a review of the movie by this “[n]on-conformist Chinese auteur”.

Blind Massage screens on June 30 and July 2 at the New York Asian Film Festival.

Image: Travis Wei from Chine et Films