The journey of the Chinese Drummer

The journey of the Chinese Drummer
               Genre: Drama
  The Zen drumming group U-Theater combines perfectly harmonious martial arts, meditation, endurance exercises and Tai Chi. A feat that she has in common besides the same protagonists, the journey of the Chinese drummer. Director Kenneth Bi (Rice Rhapsody) combines daring in his successful-Genremix seemingly playful self-drama, father-son conflict and the gangster film.

For the first time allowed, the renowned U Theater troupe while their impressive performances, not just in documentaries

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The Chinese Shoes

The Chinese Shoes

The Chinese Shoes

  Hedwig and Fritz Weiss lived and traveled in the early 20th Century in China. At that time, Fritz Weiss was consul of the German Empire. His wife, Hedwig Weiss was an adventurous woman who always wanted away from home and full of curiosity, rushed to the exotic country. In September 1911, the two went on their way to the new department in the remote western China, the Yangtze River upstream to Chongqing. In the spring of 1912 she journeyed to the headquarters in Chengdu, Sichuan, where they arrived in April 1912.

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She, a Chinese

She, a Chinese
               Genre: Drama
  A film about a Chinese woman, but not a typical Chinese film: director Xiaolu Guo deliberately breaks with the art-house style and the narrative cinema of many of their colleagues. At the Locarno Film Festival, she received for her intense portrait of youth in the age of globalization, the Golden Leopard.

The 36-year-old Xiaolu Guo had already made a name as a writer before she began her film studies. Despite or perhaps because they distrust narrative conventions, such as transition, especially

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The daughters of the Chinese Botanist

The daughters of the Chinese Botanist

The daughters of the Chinese Botanist

  China in the eighties: On the exotic island as beautiful as the botany professor Chen (Lin Dongfu) arrives, the young orphan Li (Mylène Jampanoï) wishing to undertake an internship with the luminary. But the professor acts unfriendly and dismissive, so that Li has met only once before as the head. But the harshness of the old is not meant personally, but rather behaves in every respect as the widower. And especially must suffer to hear his daughter An (Li Xiaoran) under him, without a word

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The Killing of a Chinese Bookie

The Killing of a Chinese Bookie

The Killing of a Chinese Bookie

The killing of a Chinese Bookie by John Cassavetes is the story of nightclub owner Comso Vitelli (Ben Gazzara) who is forced by the Mafia to murder a bookmaker. Vitelli has just the last installment for abgestottert his nightclub to the bank and decides to celebrate this day. With three of his girls, he makes his way into a private gaming club. While playing, he loses $ 23,000, which he can not repay. The Club is one game where the gangsters to force him to murder a Chinese bookie to even greater debt

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