Lu Yi-ching (born 23 October 1958) is a Taiwanese actress. She has appeared in several films directed by Tsai Ming-liang, such as What Time Is It There? and The Wayward Cloud, and films by Cheng Wen-tang, including Blue Cha Cha. Lu lives in Taipei.
Movies & TV shows
She is happy in her life. It seems like it. A caring mother, a capable housewife and a successful career woman, she looks after her mother with dementia on her own. She needs more space, but she can't...
With a week before final exams and summer vacation, a substitute teacher needs to prove himself.
4 Movies · 1 TV show
Ten Years Taiwan
What will our lives be like 10 years from now? Nuclear waste, migrant workers, industrial collapse, low birth rates, and insomnia are some of Taiwan's problems in the year 2028.
We Are Champions
Two brothers bond by blood and become rivals on the court. The sports film balances drama on and off the court.
An upstanding young man commits a reckless act that ends in life changing tragedy. His doomed rival becomes his friend only to become his rival again.
Li Zhenghong can only be assigned to do word processing work in a law firm if he is willing to be blind. He always hits a wall when he tries to participate in litigation. He didn't expect the defense ...
3 Days 2 Nights
The artisan of cinematography is pushing the boundaries of virtual reality. The Deserted stripped away traditional film techniques and presented them in a way that resembled a theatre. The viewer can ...
To Heaven, to Gather
A large, blue sky. There is an endless mountain path. The journey of a three-year-old girl and her lamb to an orphanage is not an excursion.
To repay the gambling debts her boyfriend has left behind after a fatal pigeon racing accident, Barbie, a pole dancer, meets organ dealer Malacca, who extracts her deceased boyfriend's organs. Malacca...
The story of Cheng-chung Wang, a Taiwanese teacher who has won multiple educational awards, is the subject of Turn Around. He graduated from the National Kaohsiung Normal University and was assigned t...
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The Boar King
When Cho loses her husband Ying and her family business in a massive typhoon, she is devastated.Then the villagers begin receiving mail from Ying. Is he really dead?
A father and his two children wander the margins of modern day Taipei, from the woods and rivers of the outskirts to the rain streaked streets of the city. The father is a human billboard for luxury a...
How to Describe a Cloud
A young woman in Taipei is confronted with the blindness of her mother who is convinced she has a sixth sense. Shot with little facilities, but it is Verbeek’s most mature film - about uprooting, spir...
A scammer poses as a Tibetan lama to con his way into a wealthy couple's home.
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A woman leaves her cheating boyfriend and goes to a remote village in the Taiwaneese mountains to deliver a blowfish to a man who won it on an online auction. There is a quiet and unusual relationship...
The owner of the Hotel Blackcat is never out of the counter. The immigrant worker, whore, losing-job Japanese, sex-abused man and little Lolita are some of the guests. All guests must leave the hotel ...
10 Plus 10
The Golden Horse Film Festival supports Taiwanese film-makers. 20 directors are invited to make a 5-minute short film on the theme of Uniqueness of Taiwan, but allowed total freedom in all other aspec...
Snow Flower and the Secret Fan
A story set in 19th century China and centered on the lifelong friendship between two girls who develop their own secret code as a way to contend with the rigid cultural norms imposed on women.
An author travels to a remote library in search of inspiration.
Life is Wonderful
Pearl was sent to Kaohsiung to stay with her grandmother while her parents dealt with work and business back in Taiwan. Pearl wants to return home but her pleas fall on their heads. Larry calls Pearl ...
Hsiao-Kang, a Taiwanese film director, travels to the Louvre in Paris, France, to shoot a film that explores the Salomé myth.
A Place of One's Own
An old mansion that has been vacant for 40 years is believed to be haunted by the spirit of a young woman who died there, and that's why Mason buys it. Mason and his wife are unaware of the mansion's ...
Four love stories by four talented Taiwanese first-time directors – well-known lyrist, Vincent Fang Wenshan; TV host, Huang Zijiao; online novelist, Jiu BaDao; and commercial director, Chen Yixian.
24 hours in Taipei are divided into 8 shorts. It begins with Cheng Fen-fen's upbeat and comical "Share the Morning" and ends with Lee Kang-sheng running the final leg of the relay at 4am. A well-known...
A woman who is mourning the love of her life falls into a relationship with a mysterious stranger.
Good Will Evil
Xiaoyun loses his entire family in a car accident. A few years later she was adopted by a couple who believe that a child can get to their ever more rooted relationship. It will not be long before str...
Three poetic tales of seeking the true identity. In the first story, Jing, a blind singer, falls in love with her band's tomboy accordionist Diego. In another time and place, Lily, an elderly lesbian ...
Winds of September
During the time of the tragic Taiwan baseball scandal, Lin Shu-Yu's debut takes us back to 1996. The last year of the gang's high school life is chronicled in the story. They do everything together, f...
Brotherhood of Legio
A person's birth is influenced by a number of factors. There are people who have a unique resonance with their magnetic power. Humans were named the Chosen People. The Brotherhood of Legio was formed ...
In the eyes of her classmates, Yvette (Enno) is a rock-and-roll girl. Because of a congenital heart condition, she has dropped out of school and spends most of her time at home with her can Summer, me...
A couple is torn by conflicting emotions. Jin is a singer in a rock band who suffers from severe mood swings and has been suffering from a fractured relationship with her mother while Mi is the more l...
Blue Cha Cha
Ah Yu just came out of jail, depressed and close-hearted, and met two men with different characters from each other. One is a businessman, charming and mature, the other is a young supervisor in a fac...
The Wayward Cloud
Hsiao-Kang and Shiang-chyi meet again. There is a shortage of water in the city.
When a Taiwanese man and his fiancée move in to a house, strange things start to happen.
My Stinking Kid
Drama about a young boy who suffers from a rare deficiency disease. The medicine he has to take every day has the side effect of making him reek of ammonia. The consequent bullying and ostracism by sc...
Rebels of the Neon God
In defiance of his parents, disaffected youth Hsiao Kang drops out of the local cram school to head for the bright lights of downtown Taipei. He falls in with Ah Tze, a young hoodlum, and their relati...
Three lonely young people in Taipei share an apartment, with one of them being a real estate agent who uses it for her sexual affairs.
Hill of No Return
Chiu-Fen was famous for its gold mines in the 1920's, when Taiwan was a colony of Japan. Wanting to have their own land one day, Chu and Wei escape from the landlord's control and join the gold rush i...
Good reason for leaving
老于與阿坤伯已邁入70歲， 他們是老同事、 老朋友， 年輕時還愛過同一個女人（李湘）。 老于生性嚴謹、挑剔。 阿坤伯為人豁達、爽朗。 退休後，老于整天想著「含飴弄孫，安養天年」， 偏偏事與願違，孩子們根本當他是空氣。 阿坤伯愛自由，愛嘗鮮， 偏偏糖尿病惡化，媳婦開始對他嚴格把關，把他軟禁在家裡。 阿坤伯不想在家裡等死， 因此，他遊說被家人冷落的老于：兩人一起離家出走！ 這趟旅程，阿坤伯有如脫韁野馬...