I Will Survive (生者.绵竹) & Survivors, One Year Later (生者一年间.绵竹)

I Will Survive (生者.绵竹) & Survivors, One Year Later (生者一年间.绵竹)

Wednesday, October 13, 2010 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Auditorium (Room 101), Henry R. Luce Hall See map
34 Hillhouse Avenue
New Haven, CT 6511

I Will Survive / 生者.绵竹
Directed by Jia Ding (2008, 46mins, English subtitles);

Yang Tingquan, more than 70 years old, is a survivor from the major Wenchuan Earthquake. After the earthquake, Qingping County, his homeland, became a isolated island completely cut off from the outside world. The barrier lake on the top of the hill is very unstable and may be about to collapse. Here, our story begins.


Survivors, One Year Later / 生者一年间.绵竹
Directed by Jia Ding (2009, 50mins, English subtitles)

Yang Xiaoling lost her fiancé in the major Wenchuan Earthquake. Half a year after the earthquake, her parents hoped she would have recovered from the pain and found new boyfriend. Then, Xiaoling began to try arranged blind dating, which she had never experienced. In spite of feigned happiness, the pain of losing her fiancé has never passed.


Part of 5th Annual REEL CHINA Documentaries Biennial Series

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