Panorama are bringing the 2001 Hong Kong musical romantic comedy ‘Para Para Sakura’ (芭啦芭啦櫻之花) to Hong Kong Blu-ray and DVD on July 22, 2022.
Directed by Jingle Ma, the film revolves around a dance instructor who falls for an engaged woman trying to escape from an arranged marriage. The cast includes Aaron Kwok, Cecilia Cheung, Tien Niu, Kazuhiko Nishimura, and Chan Hing-Cheung.
Synopsis: Phillip (Aaron Kwok) is a dance instructor who holds a class devoted to the latest dance craze, Para Para. While in Shanghai, he meets Yee (Cecilia Cheung), a spoiled rich girl who is running away from her impending arranged marriage. Soon, Yee begins using Phillip’s dance studio as a sanctuary from her responsibilities, and an attraction begins to form between the two. However, Yee is called back to Japan to be married before long, and Phillip must use more than his dance skills and charisma to prevent her from taking her vows.
• Cantonese/Mandarin soundtracks
• Chinese/English subtitles
• Region: A/3
‘Para Para Sakura’ is available to order now from YesAsia.com.