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Ash Is Purest White ()

Jiang hu er nü (original title)
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A story of violent love within a time frame spanning from 2001 to 2017.

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Qiao
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Bin
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Lin Jiadong
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Woman on boat
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Policeman in Fengjie
Jiamei Feng
Kang Kang
Xuan Li ...
Li Xuan
Casper Liang ...
Lin Jiayan
Min Liu ...
Er Yong
Yuan Wenqian
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Man from Karamay (man on train)
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Second man in Fengjie restaurant
Yibai Zhang ...
First man in Fengjie restaurant

Directed by

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Zhangke Jia

Written by

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Zhangke Jia ... ()

Produced by

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Josie Chou ... associate producer
Ping Dong ... executive producer
Ruoqing Fu ... co-executive producer
Chen Hui ... co-executive producer
Shôzô Ichiyama ... producer
Zhangke Jia ... executive producer
Nathanaël Karmitz ... executive producer
Jerry Li ... co-executive producer
Shiyu Liu ... executive producer
Zhe Liu ... associate producer
Olivier Père ... co-producer
Zhonglun Ren ... executive producer
Juliette Schrameck ... co-producer
Jiahuan Wan ... associate producer
Tianyun Wang ... associate producer
Zhongjun Wang ... executive producer
Zhonglei Wang ... co-producer
Steven Xiang ... co-producer
Felix Xiao ... co-executive producer
Jinsong Yang ... executive producer
Ning Ye ... associate producer
Dong Zhang ... co-producer
Yijun Zhao ... associate producer
Weijie Zhu ... executive producer

Music by

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Giong Lim

Cinematography by

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Eric Gautier ... director of photography

Film Editing by

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Matthieu Laclau
Xudong Lin

Editorial Department

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Yoann Copinet ... vfx editor
Caíque de Souza ... conform editor
Isabelle Julien ... colorist
Yann-Shan Tsai ... assistant editor

Art Direction by

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Weixin Liu

Makeup Department

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Jean-Christophe Roger ... key make up artist: Tao Zhao et Fan Liao Part

Production Management

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Elisha Karmitz ... production manager
Isabelle Morax ... post-production supervisor

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

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Tianlei Liang ... assistant director
Tian Lin ... assistant director
Jing Wang ... first assistant director
Xiuzhi Yang ... assistant director
Qiusen Ye ... assistant director

Sound Department

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Pascal Chauvin ... foley artist
Maxime Cordon ... sound mix technician
Thibaut Dupuis ... sound mix technician
Marie Giustinati ... assistant foley recordist
Olivier Goinard ... re-recording mixer
Juliette Heintz ... additional sound editor
Nikolas Javelle ... sound editor
Laurence Kurzer ... project manager: creative sound
Gwennolé Le Borgne ... sound editor
Nathan Robert ... assistant foley engineer
Pierre Simion ... sound technical supervisor: Creative Sound
Franck Tassel ... foley artist
Olivier Touche ... additional sound editor
Yang Zhang ... sound designer

Special Effects by

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Rodolphe Chabrier ... visual effects supervisor

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Baptiste Chauveau ... digital compositor
Jeanne Loyer ... digital compositor
Jean-Luc Perrin ... digital compositor
Primault Quentin ... digital compositor

Camera and Electrical Department

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Julian Cheng ... steadicam operator

Music Department

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Steve Bouyer ... music supervisor
Pascal Mayer ... music supervisor

Other crew

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Cathy Coopman ... sales manager: CreativeSound
Claire Patronik ... production coordinator
Nelson Lik-wai Yu ... consultant (as Yu Likwai)

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Storyline

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Also Known As
  • Jianghu ernü (China, Mandarin title)
  • Gongwu jineoi (China, Cantonese title)
  • Les Éternels (France)
  • 帰れない二人 (Japan, Japanese title)
  • Ash Is Purest White (World-wide, English title)
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Runtime
  • 136 min
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Did You Know?

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Trivia The film premiered at the Festival de Cannes in May 2018. See more »
Goofs When Bin arrives at the "Datong station," the Chinese characters read "Middle Cloud" as opposed to "Datong." See more »
Movie Connections References Tragic Hero (1987). See more »
Soundtracks A Man Should Better Himself See more »
Quotes Bin: Armed men always die first.
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