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A Man From China

UK, 1989 (MIFF 1990, Fiction)

Director: Zhang Zielen

A Chinese artist comes to England after the massacre in Tiananmen Square full of hope for his new life in the West, but he finds it hard to come to terms with leaving China. Despite the efforts of his English girlfriend to help him, he finds the gestures of sympathy patronising and his art misunderstood.
- (GWC)

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