The title of “A Confucian Confusion,” a frantically up-to-the-minute comedy of manners about life in present-day Taipei, refers to a novel written by one of t he characters in the movie. In the book, Confucius is reincarnated as a popular media personality. To his chagrin, the ancient Chinese sage discovers he is admired not for who he is but for being such a brilliant impostor.
Director: Edward Yang.
Writers: Hung Hung, Edward Yang.
Stars: Shiang-chyi Chen, Yi-wen Chen, Li-Mei Chen, Danny Deng, Kuei-Ying Hsu, Hung Hung, Elaine Jin, Chen Limei, Richie Li, Shu-Chun Ni, Bosen Wang, Wei-ming Wang, Chi-Tung Yu, Mei-Yun Yu. AKA A Confucian Confusion / 獨立時代