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Jiang hu er nü (2018)

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A story of violent love within a time frame spanning from 2001 to 2017.

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Zhangke Jia

Writer:

Zhangke Jia
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Cast

Credited cast:
Tao Zhao ... Qiao
Fan Liao ... Bin
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Yi'nan Diao
Xiaogang Feng
Casper Liang Casper Liang
Zheng Xu
Yibai Zhang Yibai Zhang
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A story of violent love within a time frame spanning from 2001 to 2017.

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Drama | Romance

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China | France | Japan

Language:

Chinese | Mandarin

Release Date:

21 September 2018 (China) See more »

Also Known As:

Ash Is Purest White See more »

Filming Locations:

Datong, Shanxi, China

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D-Cinema 48kHz 5.1

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1.85 : 1
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The film premiered at the Festival de Cannes in May 2018. See more »

Soundtracks

A Man Should Better Himself
from "Once upon a time in China"
Adapted by Romeo Díaz and James Wong
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Slightly mediocre
21 September 2018 | by e-70733See all my reviews

Positively, the expressive power of the lens language in Zhangke Jia's works has been steadily rising. This more refined detail and the high-level performance that Zhao Tao has been maintaining recently constitute the biggest attraction of this film. However, the combination of the era restoration and the theme of the drama in the past works have not been realized. Therefore, the narrative ambition to break the dimension wall seems to be more like a gimmick, and eventually leads to the disconnection of the middle part of the film.


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