As a young man, Zheng would rather spend his time gambling and dancing than studying. But his exuberant way of life came to an end when he is charged with counter-revolutionary behaviour and sentenced to prison. Now, he lives in a boarding house of Shuanglin Town, and is a silent witness to the last chapter of his own lonely life.
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Singapore 1942: End of Empire
Today Singapore is a modern and cosmopolitan city, but 71 years ago its citizens suffered one of the most bitter and brutal campaigns of WWII. The fall of Singapore...
Flavour and Affinity
The Jin Cheng restaurant in China's Chao region has a reputation for excellence due to its 'Chao' specialties.
The Yangtze River's Green Sailors
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Marco Polo Reloaded
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C.D. Hoy: Portraits From the Frontier
This fascinating documentary traces the life and work of C.D. Hoy, one of Canada's most famous early photographers. This extraordinary story traces Hoy...
Fallen City follows survivors of the deadly 2008 Sichuan earthquake. Zeroing in on three shattered families, filmmaker Zhao Qi explores their inner lives with patience and compassion. While...