The Asian American International Film Festival is underway and one of the features playing is the Yuhe Li dark comedy ABSURD ACCIDENT. When a sex deprived husband hires someone to kill his cheating wife, everything that can go wrong does. Check out the trailer and head over to their Facebook page for the full lineup.
Bouncing with nail-biting suspense and ingenious humor, young Chinese filmmaker Li Yuhe’s feature debut portrays a puzzling crime happened in a rural small town, where greed, lust and wit battle it out in one night. It all starts from a sexually impotent motel owner hiring a pro to murder his cheating wife. Everything goes exactly as planned, until two blind daters, a robber, a policeman and a strange dead body unexpectedly arrive.
Official Selection, New York Asian American International Film Festival
Nomination, Best Screenplay, Shanghai International Film Festival New Asian Talent
Nomination, Main Competition, Macau International Movie Festival
ABSURD ACCIDENT is directed by Yuhe Li and stars Xixu Chen, Ye Gao, Suxi Ren, Bo Dong and Yunfei Lou.