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2018 Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival

CHINA’S FORGOTTEN DAUGHTERS

江南女兒

Directed by Meng Han, Vincent Du

International Documentary Feature Competition / China / 2017 / Documentary, Family, Human Rights, Social Issues, Women / 70 mins / Mandarin with English subtitles / World Premiere

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CHINA’S FORGOTTEN DAUGHTERS

CGV Cinemas - Theatre 3
May 10, 2018 2:00 pm Buy Tickets Buy Tickets

Description

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CHINA’S FORGOTTEN DAUGHTERS tells an intimate story of one woman’s journey that challenges traditional notions of family and identity, revealing the wounds that 40 years of the one-child policy have inflicted at the very heart of Chinese society.


Director's Bio

Meng Han is a Beijing-based filmmaker. With a focus on women’s and children’s rights, her works include the photo essay, “Chinese Adoptees at Home in America”, published in The New York Times. This is her first feature-length film project.

Vincent Du’s documentary, CHINA’S LITTLE ROCK STAR (2013), won the British One World Media Award. He directed a socially-critical, documentary-style fiction film, FIVE TO NINE (2015), in collaboration with three other Asian directors.


Credits

Director: Meng Han, Vincent Du
Producer: Ruby Yang
Executive Producer: Ruby Chen, Ben Tsiang, Chao-wei Chang
Director of Photography: Vincent Du
Editor: Meng Han, Ka Ue So
Music Composer: Brian Keane


Preceded By

  1. DEAR MOTHER

    Matthew Kaundart / Shorts Competition / USA / 2018 / Documentary, Experimental, LGBTQIA+, Social Issues, Women / 5 mins
    Mother we need to talk.

    Precedes: CHINA’S FORGOTTEN DAUGHTERS


Dates & Times

CHINA’S FORGOTTEN DAUGHTERS

CGV Cinemas - Theatre 3
May 10, 2018 2:00 pm Buy Tickets Buy Tickets