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Sincerely Yours
Setia and Supayong are both illegal workers in Taiwan. Setia works as domestic help to support her child and family in Indonesia, while Supayong, from Thailand, takes on odd jobs to scrape together a living. Even as they develop a tentative love affair while forging a new life, the constant fear of deportation threatens to overwhelm them. Lee's finely tuned first film acutely captures the precarious plight of migrant workers who are often nameless and invisible in big cities; in spite of their halting Mandarin, the characters' yearning for connection and for a better life is as… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Sincerely Yours conveys a mood of urban desolation in an impersonal universe."
‑ Stephen Holden, New York Times
"Rich Lee's diasporic rom-drama laces its dourness with the occasional poetic moment; the sunny pop soundtrack that counterpoints the onscreen drudgery is a particularly nice touch."
‑ David Fear, Time Out New York
"Lee's film deals in fusty anti-globalization sentiments and mostly meanders -- aimlessly, impassively, and away from the rich Taiwanese canon."
‑ Aaron Hillis, Village Voice
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