A Discussion with director Lu Chuan

Sunday, April 10, 2005 - 3:30pm

 Lu Chuan, who graduated from the Beijing Film Academy in 1998, is one of the most promising sixth-generation Chinese filmmakers. After writing the screenplay for a widely popular TV series, Black Hole (1999), Lu Chuan made his critically claimed debut Xunqiang (The Missing Gun, 2002) which won the Best Film/Best Director/Best Debut/Best Actor awards from the Chinese Film Media. Ke Ke Xi Li (2004) is his second feature film and has won the Special Jury Prize at the Tokyo International Film Festival as well as the Best Picture award at the Taiwan Film Festival.

Co-sponsored by The Arts and Politics in East Asia Workshop and The Mass Culture Workshop.