HE SHANG DE AI QING

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HE SHANG DE AI QING

CRY ME A RIVER

Jia Zhangke
VR China/E/F, 2008
Shortfilms, 19min, OmeU

HE SHANG DE AI QING

Jia Zhangke
VR China/E/F, 2008
Shortfilms, 19min, OmeU

Cast: 
Lei Hao
Tao Zhao
Hong Weiwang
Xiao Dongguo
Screenplay: 
Jia Zhangke
Camera: 
Wang Yu

Production: 
Xstream Pictures
World Sales: 
Xstream Pictures, Suite 303, Block 7, Jin Qiu Jia Yuan, No. 6 Zhi Chun Road, Beijing 100088, China T 86 10 8235 0984, jiazhangke@sohu.net
Format: 
Video (Betacam SP)
Color

An ancestral city. Through its delicious botanical garden and its branched canals, we obseverve the clues and traces of its ancient culture. Two couples of men and women, former lovers, meet again one year later. The yesterday's breath of youth ist still perceptible in their conversations. Is it still possible for us to love? Does youth really have an end? Like the networks linking the old city, what type of ecological existance does their culture require?

This film is screened together with Xiao Jia hui jia.