Feature Film: Park Shanghai
Jun 3, 2011 Friday 19:00
1F, Associate Mission Building (Shanghai 169 Yuanmingyuan Road)
Director: Huang Kai
Length: 94 minutes
Language: Mandarin, with English subtitle
It's Dong's last day in Shanghai before his three-year job transfer to the southern city of Shenzhen, where a grueling daily commute to Hong Kong awaits him. He attends an alumni party held in a karaoke bar. In half a day, inside one building, Dong weaves in and out of two different parties and meets his former girlfriend Rerei. The sleepless night makes all of characters reflect on the choices they ever made in their lives. It is no use regretting now.
Director Huang Kai was born in 1983 in Shanghai. He is one of the youngest filmmakers in China, and a member of Shanghai Film Association and Shanghai Film Critics Association. His short film But I Knew It and Metropolis have received many awards and honors from national and international film festivals. In 2009 he completed his first full length feature filmPark Shanghai, which was chosen for Moscow, Shanghai, Taipei, and British Bradford Film Festivals among many others, and officially released in China through FilmSH. He is currently preparing his second film Callback Function.
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Free admission, No need for reservation.