One Second Movie Review: Zhang Yimou’s Cultural Revolution-Era Drama, Starring Zhang Yi and Liu Haokun, Is an Entertaining Love Letter to Cinema

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4/5 Stars After more than two years at the 2019 Berlin International Film Festival just days before its scheduled world premiere, Chinese director Zhang Yimou’s 1970 set drama One Second has finally found its way to the big screen. Filmed as a love letter to Zhang, the film sees a runaway criminal and an orphaned crook brought together by a stolen film canister in the desert wastelands of Gansu province. Despite the lengthy delay and approved reshoots, Zhang’s….

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