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Thursday, March 4, 1993 - 19:30

Hong Gaoliang (Red Sorghum) (1987)

Directed by Zhang Yimou

With this film Zhang Yimou made his debut as a director. The story is a tribute to the vitality of Chinese peasant culture. Set in a remote northern province in the 1920s and 30s, the story is narrated by a man who remembers the lives and times of his grandparents. Starring Gong Li and Jiang Wen.