Every day, Cop 223 buys a can of pineapple with an expiration date of May 1, symbolizing the day he’ll get over his lost love. He’s also got his eye on a mysterious woman in a blond wig, oblivious of the fact she’s a drug dealer. Cop 663 is distraught with heartbreak over a breakup. But when his ex drops a spare set of his keys at a local cafe, a waitress lets herself into his apartment and spruces up his life.
Norbert ter Hall on CHUNGKING EXPRESS
“The pleasure of storytelling by writer-director Wong Kar-wai and splattering cinematography by Christopher Doyle make this film a classic that you want to keep on watching.”
Norbert ter Hall (1966) is a Dutch film- and television director, screenwriter and producer. His work includes the television series WALTZ, ‘T SCHAEP MET DE 5 POOTEN and MEVROUW DE MINISTER and films MONTE CARLO and & ME. In 2016 the third season of his succesful tv-series A’DAM- E.V.A. was broadcasted.