‘The Next Wife': Toronto Review

Ash Mayfair’s supremely atmospheric feature first explores repressed desires from the resplendent but emotionally suffocating landscape of late-19th century rural Vietnam. Telling the storyline of a girl that is young goes into an arranged wedding to a landowner, the next Wife echoes the ravishing art-house triumphs of Tran Anh Hung, whom acts right here as an ‘artistic advisor’, while their spouse and regular collaborator Tran Nu Yen Khe plays one of many major functions. Continue reading