Compétition internationale
43rd edition
19>28 november 2021, Nantes
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This Life of Mine
(Wo zhe yibeizi)

by SHI Hui

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In a first-person narrative, a man talks about fifty years of his life and Chinese history. He joined the police force at the beginning of the 20th century during the final days of imperial rule. He saw the downfall of the Qing, the Japanese invasions and the Guomingdang – a witness petrified by the horrors of war and changing ideologies.

Adapted from a short story by Lao She, the famous Chinese writer, This Life of Mine offers a very personal and bitter vision of this long tormented period. Shi Hui, who plays the lead role, draws on documentary images that give a very present feeling to this historical voyage.

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  • Titre français
    Ma vie
  • Original title
    Wo zhe yibeizi
  • Titre international
    This Life of Mine
  • Scénario
    Yang Liuqing
  • Photo
    Ge Weiqin, Lin Fa
  • Musique
    Huang Yijun
  • Interprétation
    Shi Hui, Wei Heiling, Shen Yang
  • Production
    Wenhua Film Company
  • Directeur artistique
    Wang Yuebai
  • Ventes internationales
    China Film Archive
  • Support de projection
    DCP
  • Sous-titrage
    VOST électronique
  • Ratio
    1:37

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