Film | China Art Film Festival (2018)

Aiming to introduce a new generation of Chinese filmmakers’ independent work and thinking, the festival presented a lineup of young Chinese directors whose work varies across styles and genres. Having received awards at festivals such as the Cannes International Film Festival, the Venice International Film Festival, the Berlin International Film Festival, and the Busan International Film Festival, the featured filmmakers included Hu Bo, Huang Ji, Yang Mingming, Yang Lina, Li Xiaofeng, and Liu Jian. The film program took place at Asia Society in New York City from October 20 to 21, 2018, and Metrograph from November 2 to 4, 2018. Hu Bo's film An Elephant Sitting Still was presented at the Film Society of Lincoln Center from March 8 to March 28, 2019.

Still from The Foolish Bird, (Director: Huang Ji and Ryuji Otsuka,2017), Courtesy of the Coolie Films.

The poster of Girls Always Happy, (Director: Yang Mingming, 2018), Courtesy of PARALLAX Films.

Still from Longing For the Rain , (Director: Yang Lina,2013), Courtesy of Yang Lina.

Still from Old Men ,(Director: Yang Lina, 2000), Courtesy of Yang Lina. 
Still from Ash (Director: Li Xiaofeng, 2017), Courtesy of REDiance. 

Still from Have a Nice Day, (Director: Liu Jian, 2017), Courtesy of Nezha Bros. Pictures Ltd.

The Poster of An Elephant Sitting Still , (Director: Hu Bo, 2018), Courtesy of KimStim.