A Touch of Sin

Touch of Sin

A film by Zhangke Jia
Starring Wu Jiang, Vivien Li, Lanshan Luo

A thrilling reflection on contemporary China: a society in which rampant economic development has ushered in an epidemic of violence.

An angry miner, enraged by the corruption of his village leaders, takes action. A rootless migrant discovers the infinite possibilities that owning a firearm can offer. A pretty receptionist working in a sauna is pushed to the limit when a wealthy client assaults her. And a young factory worker goes from one discouraging job to the next, only to face increasingly degrading circumstances. Four people, four different provinces.

A bitter, brutal, often brilliant exploration of violence and corruption in contemporary China. —Jon Frosch, The Atlantic

 

Technical Information

Production Year
2013
Country of Production
China
Language
Mandarin
Running Time
133 mins

Past Screenings (since April 2nd, 2009)

Thursday, Nov 28, 2013
8:00pm · 5:15pm
Wednesday, Nov 27, 2013
8:00pm · 5:15pm
Tuesday, Nov 26, 2013
8:00pm · 5:15pm
Monday, Nov 25, 2013
8:00pm · 5:15pm
Sunday, Nov 24, 2013
8:00pm · 5:15pm · 2:30pm
Saturday, Nov 23, 2013
8:00pm · 5:15pm · 2:30pm
Friday, Nov 22, 2013
8:00pm · 5:15pm · 2:30pm

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