Chen Kaige

An engrossing, if lengthy social drama in which a woman’s minor public misconduct plunges her into a dragnet of cyber witch-hunting that unseats relationships, careers and a business empire, the punningly titled “Caught in the Web” reps a thought-provoking, character-driven morality tale by Chinese helmer Chen Kaige. Despite a bewildering […]

Caught in the Web Review By Variety

Helmer will bow scenes of his new pic for buyers By Dave McNary Nineteen years after winning the Palme d’Or for “Farewell, My Concubine,” Chen Kaige is coming to the Croisette to debut select scenes of “Caught in the Web,” his look at China in the Internet age.He’ll appear at […]

Chen weaves ‘Web’ at Cannes