Sneak Preview: A TOUCH OF SIN (Jia Zhangke, 2013)
Tuesday, October 8, 2013 from 7:30 PM to 10:30 PM (PDT)
Los Angeles, CA
**Screening restricted to UCLA students, faculty, and alumni with Bruincard ID**
Cannes, Toronto International Film Festival, New York Film Festival
"Jia is simply one of the best and most important directors in the world" - THE NEW YORKER
"...a harrowing, multithreaded drama about life, death and the wages of capitalism in China." - THE NEW YORK TIMES
An angry miner revolts against the corruption of his village leaders.
A migrant worker at home for the New Year discovers the infinite possibilities a firearm can offer.
A pretty receptionist at a sauna is pushed to the limit when a rich client assaults her.
A young factory worker goes from job to job trying to improve his lot in life.
Four people, four different provinces. A reflection on contemporary China: that of an economic giant slowly being eroded by violence. - Flims We Like
Opening Oct. 11th at Laemmle Royal & Playhouse: http://www.laemmle.com/films/37443
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● A Graduate Student-run screening series of new sneak previews, LA premieres, and cult
or classic repertory films that runs twice weekly throughout the UCLA academic year. Films are frequently accompanied by special guests, cast or crew, Q&A sessions and more.
● Funded by the Graduate Students Association and ASUCLA Student Interaction Fund.