• Seventy

    By Tong Jiage
    China

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  • Nobody cares about Wang Shun, a seventy-year-old single man who collects scraps in a backward village. After his old dog dies, Wang Shun plans a funeral for himself. This funeral for a living man makes Wang Shun a celebrity in his village.

“This film has all the ceremony of China mixed together with a little bit of whimsy and a fair dose of strange. Simply wonderful.” ~Philip Wels (judge)