Tribute to Wang Bing
Wang Bing explores the very core of contemporary China’s harsh reality by placing focus on society’s outcasts and by rendering homage to the unseen victims of an inhuman exploitation mechanism. As his images’ profound and raw emotional texture is interwoven with a larger-scale context of historical consciousness, Bing shapes a unique aesthetics that transcends the personal and becomes universal.
AloneGudu Wang Bing 2012, France, Hong Kong“This film introduces an ordinary poor peasant’s family. We follow the relation between the family members, how in such misery men are capable of adapting themselves in order to survive, ...
Bitter MoneyKu Qian Wang Bing 2016, France, ChinaAn insight into the grindingly dull everyday life of low-income workers in China’s garment industry, most of them migrants and minors. Trapped in a relentlessly hopeless existence, these “invisible” people ...
Dead SoulsDead Souls Wang Bing 2018, France, SwitzerlandThe oral testimonies of six survivors of the “re-education” camps that were set by the Chinese Communist Party sixty years ago interweave with the silence of the dead, the oppressed, ...
Mrs. FangFang Xiuying Wang Bing 2017, Hong Kong, France, GermanyAn elderly woman suffering from Alzheimer’s disease returns home after a long treatment period, which failed to bring results – or even relief. Relatives and neighbors, along with the discreet ...
Til Madness Do Us PartFeng Ai Wang Bing 2013, Hong Kong, France, JapanIn a secluded mental institution, 50 men live locked on the same floor, maintaining minimal contact with the outside world or even the personnel. Focusing on the everyday details of ...
West of the TracksTie Xi Qu Wang Bing 2003, ChinaA cinematic document about the collapse of the greatest and oldest manufacturing center in China in the turn of the 20th century. Filmed clandestinely between 1999 and 2001, this triptych ...
|02 March 2019|
|10:45||Til Madness Do Us Part | Feng Ai||OLYMPION||ID: 112|
|22:30||Dead Souls | Dead Souls||PAVLOS ZANNAS||ID: 127|
|04 March 2019|
|11:00||Dead Souls | Dead Souls||OLYMPION||ID: 313|
|05 March 2019|
|13:00||Mrs. Fang | Fang Xiuying||TONIA MARKETAKI||ID: 433|
|06 March 2019|
|23:00||Alone | Gudu||STAVROS TORNES||ID: 567|
|09 March 2019|
|10:15||Bitter Money | Ku Qian||OLYMPION||ID: 812|
|13:00||West of the Tracks | Tie Xi Qu||TAKIS KANELLOPOULOS||ID: 8Κ3|