Bai ri yan huo

Bai ri yan huo

In 1999, a quarry worker is murdered and his dismembered body appears in different cities in Manchuria. Inspector Zhang is entrusted with the investigation, but after being seriously wounded while questioning the main suspects in the case, he is f [...]

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Bei xi mo shou

Bei xi mo shou

Beginning with a mining explosion in Mongolia and ending in a ghost city west of Beijing, ‘Behemoth’ details, in one breathtaking sequence after another, the social and environmental devastation behind an economic miracle that may yet prove illusor [...]

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Chen Wu

Chen Wu

In a village in southern China, where a river passes through, some women are raped. However, rather than causing an uproar, the village is silent. Instead, the villagers whisper behind backs, and a racketeer even preys on the parents of the victim [...]

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Da xiang xi di er zuo

Da xiang xi di er zuo

In Northern China, a huge post-industrial city is shrouded in a perpetual fog that traps its inhabitants. One morning, an ordinary quarrel takes place between two high school teenagers which will eventually shape the destiny of four individuals: i [...]

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Dong qu dong you lai

Dong qu dong you lai

In the winter of 1944, during the Japanese occupation of Manchuria, the Japanese military was recruiting labors forcibly in a village in northeast China. Facing the danger of family tree, the patriarch Lao Si orders his sons to fertilize their sist [...]

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Feng ai

Feng ai

An isolated mental asylum: fifty men live for 12 months every year locked in one floor, with little contact with the outside world and even with the medical team. Each has been committed there for a different reason: some have mental problems and [...]

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Guo chun tian

Guo chun tian

Sixteen-year-old Peipei crosses the border nearly every day, travelling between her mainland China home and her Hong Kong high school. Customs officials glimpse her school uniform and innocent face and wave her through without a second thought. Gr [...]

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Hao ji le

Hao ji le

A hard rain is about to fall on a small town in Southern China. In a desperate attempt to find money to save his fiancée’s failed plastic surgery, Xiao Zhang, a mere driver, steals a bag containing 1 million yuan from his boss. News of the robbery [...]

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Li Wen man you Donghu

Li Wen man you Donghu

East Lake lies by the city of Wuhan, China. In recent years, it has been at the center of a bitter dispute over a requalification project along its banks that is turning the area into an amusement park surrounded by luxury condos. Many oppose the l [...]

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Lu bian ye can

Lu bian ye can

In a small clinic in the foggy and damp city of Kaili in exotic, subtropical Guizhou Province, two preoccupied doctors live ghost-like lives. One of them, Chen Sheng, decides to fulfil his dead mother’s wish and sets off on a train journey to look [...]

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Ming wang xing shi ke

Ming wang xing shi ke

Wang Zhun, a film director living in Shanghai, travels to the deep mountains of southwest China seeking the inspiration for his film in the traditional song of mourning The Tale of Darkness. He is accompanied by Ding Hongmin, the savvy producer; B [...]

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Qing ting zhi yan

Qing ting zhi yan

Each of us is captured on surveillance cameras, on average, 300 times a day. These all-seeing ‘eyes’ observe Qing Ting too, a young woman, as she leaves the Buddhist temple where she has been training to become a nun. She returns to the secular wo [...]

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Qingshui li de daozi

Qingshui li de daozi

In a mountain village in Ningxia, China, where the Hui people live, old man Majishan’s wife passes away, and his family decides to do a purification ceremony called Nazer, which, following the tradition of the Hui people, should happen 40 days aft [...]

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Shan he gu ren

Shan he gu ren

China at the end of 1999. Two childhood friends, Zang and Liangzi, are courting Tao, a young woman from Fenyang. Zang is the owner of a petrol station and has a promising future ahead of him. Liangzi works at a coal mine. Tao’s heart is divided be [...]

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Táo Jiě

Táo Jiě

A very human, tender and moving story about the life-long relationship between Roger, a middle-aged film producer, and Ah Tao, the woman servant who looked after him since he was a child and served the whole family for over 60 years. The time has [...]

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Wan mei xian zai shi

Wan mei xian zai shi

More than 422 million Chinese regularly shared streamed films in 2017. Shengze Zhu followed a dozen anchors for ten months. From more than 800 hours of footage, she distilled a collective portrait of a generation for whom the online and offline wo [...]

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Xiao gua fu cheng xian ji

Xiao gua fu cheng xian ji

Life is rough for Erhao: widowed for the third time by an explosion at the fireworks factory she ran with her husband, she only just survives the accident. Semi-comatose and staying with her in-laws, she is raped by her brother-in-law. This sets he [...]

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Zhui Zong

Zhui Zong

Hace una década, un estudiante de medicina y un obrero siderúrgico entablaron una amistad epistolar. Cuando la combinación de la pasión y el odio condujo a la ejecución de dos asesinatos, los dos amigos tomaron caminos distintos. Un joven agente d [...]

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