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The Days
(Dong chun de Rizi)

by WANG Xiaoshuai

Xiaodong and Xiaochun are lovers who study painting at a Beijing art school. After graduation, they stay in the school to work as tutors and make a little money by selling their paintings. Life gets monotonous. They both know their relationship is coming to an end, but neither wants to talk about it.
Xiaochun secretly starts to make arrangements with a man in New York and plans to emigrate there. When Xiaodong discovers the plans, he doesn’t ask any questions. Xiaochun then tells him she is pregnant. He suggests an abortion which she accepts. Later, they spend a quiet vacation in the countryside. After returning to the city, Xiaochun is still determined to emigrate. Xiaodong is heartbroken…

  • Titre français
    Les Jours
  • Original title
    Dong chun de Rizi
  • Titre international
    The Days
  • Scénario
    Wang Xiaoshuai
  • Photo
    Liu Jie, Wu Di
  • Montage
  • Musique
    Liang Heping
  • Interprétation
    Yu Hong, Liu Xiaodong
  • Production
    Wang Xiaoshuai, Zang Hongtao
  • Support de projection
    35 mm

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