Set and filmed entirely in China, Touch follows Fei Fei, a western woman married to a Chinese man, Zhang Hua (Yang Jun), as they navigate her immigration challenges trying to get permanent residence status in her adopted home of China.
At times erotic, fanciful, and thrilling, but does Szczepanowska pull off the film's many layers? Let's take a look.
Despite adopting China as her home, marrying Zhang Hua, and sharing a son with him, gaining permanent residence is an entirely frustrating process.
They're called on to share their most intimate details, and while Fei Fei's existence in China hangs in the balance, she discovers Zhang Hua withdrawing his support, sending her into a tailspin.
Initially, it seems the couple has a loving marriage. Fei Fei seems happy taking on a traditional role in the relationship despite her western upbringing,