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Free film screening: Coming Home

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China Cultural Centre

151 Castlereagh Street

Sydney, NSW 2000

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In the 1970s in China, Lu Yanshi, a professor who was sent to the labor camp during the Cultural Revolution, escaped from the camp to meet his long-missed wife Feng Wanyu and daughter Dandan. Dandan, who was then a teenage ballerina, could not play the leading role to her father’s outlaw status. Under the temptation of regaining the leading role, Dandan revealed her parent’s secret secret meeintg plan to the police. The meeting ended with the capture of Lu. After the end of the Cultural Revolution, Lu came home only to find his broken family, his wife suffering from amnesia and his daughter working as textile worker. Under this unexpected situation, Lu was forced to make a seemingly absurd but understandable life choice to be a neighbor of his wife in order to take after his families…

Director: Yimou ZHANG

Runtime: 90 minutes

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