Last Train Home

A film by Lixin Fan
Starring Suqin Chen, Qin Zhang

Every spring, China’s cities are plunged into chaos as 130 million migrant workers journey to their home villages for the New Year’s holiday. This mass exodus is the world’s largest human migration. Working over several years in classic verité style filmmaker Lixin Fan travels with one couple who have embarked on this annual trek for almost two decades. Emotionally engaging and starkly beautiful, LAST TRAIN HOME intimate observation of one fractured family sheds light on the human cost of China’s ascendance as an economic superpower.

 

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Running Time
85 mins

Past Screenings (since April 2nd, 2009)

Sunday, Oct 31, 2010
11:30am
Saturday, Oct 30, 2010
11:30am
Sunday, Oct 24, 2010
11:30am
Saturday, Oct 23, 2010
11:30am
Thursday, Oct 21, 2010
7:30pm · 5:30pm
Wednesday, Oct 20, 2010
7:30pm · 5:30pm
Tuesday, Oct 19, 2010
7:29pm · 5:30pm
Monday, Oct 18, 2010
7:30pm · 5:30pm
Sunday, Oct 17, 2010
7:30pm · 5:30pm · 3:30pm · 1:30pm
Saturday, Oct 16, 2010
7:30pm · 5:30pm · 3:30pm · 1:30pm
Friday, Oct 15, 2010
7:30pm · 5:30pm

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