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— by Douglas Parkes: From Wong Kar-wai’s gritty indie Happy Together, starring Leslie Cheung and Tony Leung Chiu-wai, to Ang Lee’s pre-Brokeback Mountain drama The Wedding Banquet and Korean Oldboy auteur Park Chan-wook’s adaptation of The Handmaiden, more directors than you might think have broached the sometimes sensitive subject of same-sex love on screen in Asia…

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