Thursday, Sept 19, 2019, 7 PM @ AMC River East 21
THE ENIGMA OF THE ARRIVAL (抵达之谜) | North America Premiere
INTRO and Q&A with Director Song Wen and Lead Actress Gu Xuan
Guest moderator: Jennifer Dorothy Lee, Phd
China | 2018 | 112 min | DCP | In Mandarin with English Subtitles
Director: SONG Wen | Executive Producer: Xie Fei
Cast: LI Xian, DONG Borui, GU Xuan
Film Source: Fortissimo Films
After many years, a group of college friends reunite. They have not seen each other since the disappearance of Dongdong, a girl that they all secretly fancy. The circumstances of her disappearance caused the end of their friendship. A lot has remained unsaid. Until now.
“…. a subtle examination of media consumption, masculinity, and declining social trust in a rapidly changing China.” – Adam Keller, reelydope.com
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