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  • A Ghost Story

    A Ghost Story

    This is Interstellar for people who hate fun

  • Summer Palace

    Summer Palace

    as with fellow sixth generation filmmaker jia zhangke’s work THE WORLD, a film ostensibly about romance finds its power its backdrop: the unsettling portrayal of a turbulent china. in fact, perhaps what I found most intriguing about SUMMER PALACE was that it seemed to simply exist on the periphery of the political action; though it is set around the time of the tienanmen square protests, the student protagonists join the protesting by almost literally jumping on a bandwagon, and we…