introduced by Zhang Zhen
Saturday, February 16, 2002 - 7:00pm
Explore another facet of contemporary Chinese culture with Zhang Zhen, Assistant Professor of Cinema Studies at New York University. Zhang introduces the acclaimed film, an exemplar of China's new "Urban Generation" cinema. This elegant film about love, desire, and betrayal is mixed with a touch of mystery as well as humor and told in a cinematic language rarely seen in Chinese films. Lunar Eclipse (Wang Quanan, China, 1999, 100 minutes, VHS)
Co-sponsored by Smart Museum and the Committee on Cinema and Media Studies.