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Sunken Plum (SHORTS III)

  • De Balie 10 Kleine-Gartmanplantsoen Amsterdam, NH, 1017 RR Netherlands (map)
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Sunken Plum

A Chinese transgender woman receives an unexpected visit from her cousin, informing her that the mother she has brushed aside, has died.  As the only "son", she feels obligated to return to her birthplace for the sake of her family, even though she'll have to hide her true self.   

This film is part of the SHORTS III programme and will be screened with Look Baba! (I’m happy), Malik and Başka Mevzu/Another Matter.

 #ifyoulove Chinese villages & family gossip  


Director: Xu Xiaoxi & Roberto F. Canuto 
Country: China
Year: 2017
Duration: 20 min
Genre: Drama
Language: Sichuanes 
Subtitles: English

Later Event: December 9
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