Yang Zishan in a still from Walking Past the Future (category I; Mandarin), directed by Li Ruijun and co-starring Yin Fang.

Walking Past the Future film review: dull drama about China’s societal ills features Yang Zishan as migrant worker

Cannes festival 2017 entry plays more like a checklist of what’s wrong with Chinese society than genuinely engaging cinema, and even the star power of actress Yang Zishan fails to lift Li Ruijun’s downbeat, Shenzhen-set story

Topic |   Chinese language cinema

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Yang Zishan in a still from Walking Past the Future (category I; Mandarin), directed by Li Ruijun and co-starring Yin Fang.
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