A still from Cai Chengjie’s Shaman, showing at the FIRST International Film Festival in Xining.

FIRST film festival remains the home of challenging Chinese cinema

The recently concluded 11th edition presented films whose stories and themes that mean they would not appear at other festivals in China

Topic |   Chinese language cinema

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A still from Cai Chengjie’s Shaman, showing at the FIRST International Film Festival in Xining.
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