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Sceening & Talk series: "A Thousand-Year Stage“

16.06.2021 | 18:00 - 20:00

Das Institut für Chinastudien lädet alle Interessierten zu der Screening & Talk series im Rahmen unseres MA Seminars “Urban Governance and Social Worlds in China’s Cities” ein!

Am 16. Juni wird die vierte Veranstaltung stattfinden.

Registrierung bitte bis spätestens 25. Mai per Email bei antonie.angerer@fu-berlin.de (bitte angeben für welche Termine die Registrierung gelten soll).

Wir werden vier Dokumentarfilme und ein Literaturprojekt für alle Registrierten eine Woche vor den Gesprächen zugänglich machen.

Hier finden Sie das ausführliche Programmheft.

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Daphne Xu

“A Thousand-Year Stage”, 2020, 36 min, language: Chinese with English and Chinese subtitle

About the film:

A Thousand-Year Stage (2020) features local residents and migrant workers in Xiongan New Area, a region in Hebei, China slated to become a megacity, as they await its transformation. The film moves between Baigou Sta-tion and the construction site of “Asia’s largest train station”, Xiongan Station.

Additionally Xu will give a first glimpse into her work in progress:

“Huahua’s Dazzling World and its Myriad Temp-tations“, 2021, 70 min, language: Chinese with English and Chinese subtitle

About the filmmaker:

Daphne Xu (b. 1992, Toronto) is an artist exploring the politics and poetics of place through film, video, photogra-phy, and printed matter. With a background in anthropology and city planning, her practice engages observations of the everyday and affective experiences of contested landscapes. She is working on a series of films in Xiongan New Area, Hebei, China’s most recently planned megacity; the first film A Thousand-Year Stage (2020) premiered at Visions du Réel.