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Beijing Independent Film Festival UK Tour Newcastle

Friday 9th November in Space 4/5 Culture Lab, Newcastle University


Sponsors: Centre of Film and Digital Media, Newcastle University and Li Xianting
Film Fund, Beijing

Organisers: Sabrina Q. Yu and Lydia Wu

This exciting Chinese independent film festival is the first ever UK branch of the Beijing Independent Film Festival and will showcase the latest works from Chinese indie filmmakers. Three of the four documentaries will be UK premieres. The admission to all films is FREE. All you need to do is register.

There will be a Q&A session with the director Zheng Kuo after the screening of his film "The Cold Winter" (via skype), and Dr Luke Robinson from Nottingham University will give the opening speech.

Festival Programme

Xu Tong

Shattered ( dir Xu T ong)

The Next Life (dir Fan Jiang)

Beijing Besieged by Waste (dir Wang Jiuliang) See TRAILER

The Cold Winter (dir Zheng Kuo)