Films by Country


11 Flowers

Wo 11

Wang Xiaoshuai

An archetypal tale of an 11-year-old village boy’s misadventures illuminates director Wang Xiaoshuai’s moving recollection of his own childhood during the Cultural Revolution. “A stirring evocation of childhood.” — Variety

People Mountain People Sea

Ren shan ren hai

Cai Shangjun

Inspired by a true-crime story, this bold and unsettling revenge film takes a road trip down the dark by-ways of modern Chinese society. Director Cai Shangjun won the Best Director Award at Venice for this searing vision of moral decay.

The Sun Beaten Path

Tai Yang Zong Zai Zuo Bian

Sonthar Gyal

A moving, simple tale of a troubled young man’s spiritual pilgrimage and an old man’s determination to rekindle his will to live.