Whoever’s directing music videos for Korean girl group TWICE clearly has an affinity for Asian classics!


Here’s our quick side-by-side comparison between their MVs for “CHEER UP” and “What is Love?” and the two 90s films they borrow from: Shunji Iwai’s Love Letter and Wong Kar-wai’s Chungking Express!


Editing: Hieu Chau


Films used:

  • Chungking Express (1994)
  • Love Letter (1995)


Music videos: