28 April at Garden cinema
ScreenBlurred Boundaries 01 模糊的边界
Featuring 3 films + Q&A with Anshan Diaries director Xiuzhi Dong
Total runtime: 107min
Blending fictional elements and documentary approach, The Mountains Sing 欢墟 is a poetic meditation on the folk song tradition of the Zhuang community, challenging the conventional representation of minority ethnic cultures in China.
The Name of the Plum Blossom 梅花的名字 tells an intimate story through its multilayered, tactile visuals while exploring the role of women in the 80s.
Incorporating rare archive materials, Anshan Diaries 鞍山日记 reflects on the cultural revolution through the lens of an ordinary family in northeast China.