Director: Zhao Liang, China, 2009, 123 min
The film, an official selection of the Cannes Film Festival, looks at the lives of petitioners who come to Beijing to visit a government Complaints Office, and who wait for years on end to air grievances against local abuses of justice.
Followed by a discussion with the filmmaker Zhao Liang.
Co-sponsored by NYU’s Department of Cinema Studies (Tisch)
Free & Open to the Public
Date & Time: Saturday, Feb. 6, 1 PM – 5 PM
Location: Cinema Studies Screening Room, 721 Broadway, 6th floor
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