Fujian Blue (China's Past, Present, Future on Film series)

Fujian Blue (China's Past, Present, Future on Film series)

Still from Fujian Blue. (dGenerate Films)

Robin Weng (Weng Shouming). China. 2007. 87 min. Narrative. Digibeta.
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<i>Part of the "China's Past, Present, Future on Film" series</i>
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"The whole world fears Fujian!" announces a TV pundit, commenting on the notoriety of China's southeastern province as the country's center for illegal emigration and human trafficking. Made with a cast of non-professionals playing characters very much like themselves, Robin Weng's pin-sharp feature debut reveals why and how so many young Chinese pay to have themselves smuggled in containers to the West.
Vancouver International Film Festival ' Dragons and Tigers Award <br><br>
"Weng has created a compelling portrait of the
motivations and pressures facing the people of Fujian." ' Cameron Maitland, <i>Schema Magazine</i>
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Series discount: buy tickets to 4 or more films in one transaction to receive $1.50 off each ticket. Click here to buy discount.

Event Details

16 April 2010
2:45pm - 4:15pm

725 Park Avenue, New York, NY

$7 members; $9 students/seniors; $11 nonmembers. See description for series discount information,