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Africa, Turkey, Middle East

  • 08:15
    The Story of Qiu Ju
  • 10:00
    _ Propos de Nice
  • 10:25
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  • 11:40
    Bella Vista
  • 13:00
    Horse Tales
  • 13:20
    Journey to Italy
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    The Swindle
  • 16:35
    I Could Be Your Grandmother
  • 16:55
    A Dog's Life
  • 17:30
    Our Quarantine
  • 18:55
    Nostalgia
  • 21:00
    Sketches of Kaitan City
  • 23:30
    Stalker
  • 02:10
    Stuck
  • 03:25
    Strike
  • 04:55
    A Bucket of Blood
  • 06:00
    The Big City

The Story of Qiu Ju

year: 1992
director: Zhang Yimou
cast: Gong Li, Liu Peiqi

A pregnant peasant woman seeks redress from the Chinese bureaucracy after the village chief kicks her husband in the groin in this comedy of justice. As she is frustrated by each level of the hierarchy and travels farther and farther away from the countryside the viewer is also provided with a look at the changing Chinese society through the verite camera used in most scenes.