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DVD003194

24 City

Jia, Zhangke

The Cinema Guild, Inc, 2010

Description:
DVD - Region 1.   viewing copy.   1 videodisc of 1.
color.   widescreen.   sound - Dolby.  
Notes:
Chronicles the dramatic closing of a once-prosperous state-owned aeronautics factory in Chengdu, a city in Southwest China, and its conversion into a sprawling luxury apartment complex. Bursting with poetry, pop songs and striking visual detail, the film weaves together unforgettable stories from three generations of workers some real, some played by actors (including Joan Chen) into a vivid portrait of the human struggle behind China s economic miracle. Supplemental features include: CRY ME A RIVER (Jia Zhang-Ke, 2008, 20 min); interview with Jia Zhang-Ke and Scott Fordas (2008, 45 min); original trailer

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+ Cry Me A River

+ 24 City