The film opens on the morning of December 8th 2007, in Karamay's Xiaoxihu cemetery. Daybreak casts a cold grey light over faraway mountains and the Gobi sands. As the camera moves from ... See full summary »
On the 50th anniversary of Warhol's cult film, Sleep, Lilja took the risk and decided to make a remake of the classic. Andy could not make it according to his plans due to the technical ... See full summary »
The impact of the decline of heavy industry on workers and their families in the Tiexi district of Shenyang, China, at the turn of the 21st century, documented unflinchingly by a fly-on-the-wall camera.
The completed 191 hour film has been shown only twice; once in Avignon, France in Novemeber 2009 and again in Redondo Beach, California in April of 2010. Prior to those completed showings, various segments of the film had been released many times over the past 30 years to film festivals around the world and in private screenings with the author. See more »