Dust in the Wind Poster

Release Date: 1987

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 49 min

Plot Summary
In Taiwan, teenage lovers Wan (Wang Jingwen) and Huen (Xin Shufen) find life in their remote mining town unbearable. So, against their families' wishes, they quit school and emigrate to Taipei to find jobs. But, lacking education, neither can find anything more than menial employment. Though they experience some joy during nights spent with friends, city life proves very bleak for the young lovers. Then, when Wan is drafted into the military, they must struggle to keep their love alive.

Cast: Wang Jingwen, Xin Shufen, Li Tianlu

Director: Hsiao-hsien Hou

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Central Motion Pictures Corporation

Keywords: Friend, Love, Sacrifice, 1980s, Emotional, Brooding, Growing up, Transformation, Marriage, Passionate