Perfect Life

Perfect Life (2009)

  • Genre: Documentary, Drama
  • Release Date: 2009-01-30
  • Runtime: 1h 37min
  • Language: 广州话 / 廣州話
  • Production Company: Xstream Pictures
  • Production Country: Hong Kong, China
  • Director: Emily Tang


Perfect Life, the second feature by Emily Tang (Tang Xiaobai), at first revolves around Li Yueying, a young woman in the cold north-east of China. In a world where no one is waiting for an untrained, inexperienced woman, she knows that in order to fulfil her dreams she will have to resort to her own stubbornness and selfishness. Her father deserted her mother and the money saved by the family is destined for her younger brother's studies. When she stops working for a shop making artificial limbs in order to take a job as a chambermaid, she attracts the attention of a mysterious criminal, Mongol. Then in the editing, the documentary story of Jenny from Hong Kong starts to emerge. She thought she had her life perfectly worked out, but when her marriage breaks down, she also finds herself in financial problems and has to fight for the custody of her children.

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  • Yao Qianyu

    as Li Yue Ying
  • Jenny Tse

    as Character
  • Cheng Taishen

    as Wang Hong Lin
  • Chong Huanzhi

    as Chang Lin
  • Yu Zhilong

    as Xiao Jin
  • Wu Yanjie

    as Li Yueying's mother
  • Liu Chunmei

    as Lover of Yueying's father
  • Xu Pong

    as Zhenzhen
  • Qi Wuyou

    as Headmaster
  • Zhang Da-Jing

    as Hotel manager
  • Li Guangjie

    as Brother Liao
  • Tang Hongjun

    as Hooligan A
  • Tian Dongwu

    as Adonis
  • Zhang Qian

    as Chief Wang
  • Liang Xiaowu

    as Li Yueying's lover
  • Jia Yi

    as Li Yueying's husband
Directing Emily Tang Director
Writing Emily Tang Writer
Production Kwong Po Wai Associate Producer
Writing Du Qingchun Script Consultant
Directing Wu Jie First Assistant Director
Directing Ating Wei Assistant Director
Directing Di Wang Continuity
Camera Lai Yiu-Fai Director of Photography
Camera Chow Chisan Camera Operator
Art Lam Ching Art Direction
Production Lam Ching Associate Producer
Lighting Wong Chi-Ming Lighting Design
Production Wong Chi-Ming Associate Producer
Camera Ka-On Au Camera Operator
Camera Lu Sheng Camera Operator
Lighting Chan Hon-Sung Gaffer
Art Eddie Assistant Art Director
Art Liu Qiang Assistant Art Director
Art Wen Yuei Assistant Art Director
Costume & Make-Up Han Shuang Makeup & Hair
Sound Zhang Yang Sound Designer
Sound Mingna Li Location Sound Recordist
Editing Chow Keung Editor
Editing Phillip Lin Assistant Editor
Production Li Da Production Manager
Production Jordan Yang Production Manager
Camera Chow Keung Camera Operator
Camera Emily Tang Camera Operator
Camera Phillip Lin Camera Operator
Production Phillip Lin Post Production Coordinator
Production Jia Zhangke Co-Producer
Production Li Xiudong Co-Producer
Production Chow Keung Producer