'Lust' in translation for Focus

LaPorte, Nicole; Mohr, Ian
May 2006
Daily Variety;5/24/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 38, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports that Ang Lee, director of "Brokeback Mountain" and "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon," will direct the espionage thriller "Lust, Caution" for Focus Features. The film will be adapted by screenwriter Wang Hui-Ling from a short story by the late Chinese author Eileen Chang. The film is set in Shanghai, China during World War II. Focus Features' chief executive James Schamus will executive produce.


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