L’Amour Immortal: A Dance in the Underworld
Why We Recommend it
Iconic Hong Kong film A Chinese Ghost Story undergoes a curious interpretive dance adaptation that breathes new life into an old story of enduring love.
Originally an adaptation of Hong Kong film icon Tsui Hark’s most emblematic film – A Chinese Ghost Story – L’amour Immortel is an enduring story that celebrates the beauty of love and humanity.
Gripping and poignant, this time-honoured story has been the subject of countless adaptations for cinema and television, with a new interpretation in dance. Chronicling the star-crossed encounter between Nie Xiaoqian – a beautiful, bewitching ghost, and good-natured scholar Ning Caichen, the lovers must traverse the shadowy underworld to defend their love and freedom.