A well-attended masterclass by Korean director Lee Chang-dong (foreground left) at the Pingyao Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon International Film Festival in China’s Shanxi province. Pictures: PYIFF
Clarence Tsui
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The Projector by Clarence Tsui

The Chinese festival drawing hordes of ‘cultured youth’ to art-house cinema screenings

  • Pingyao International Film Festival draws young cinema fans from big cities hours away
  • Cheap tickets and accommodation, and stalls selling food and artisanal goods, part of the draw

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A well-attended masterclass by Korean director Lee Chang-dong (foreground left) at the Pingyao Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon International Film Festival in China’s Shanxi province. Pictures: PYIFF
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