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FILM SCREENINGS

<i>Mothers.</i> 2013. China. Directed by Xu Huijing. Courtesy of CNEX Foundation Limited. Pictured: Rongrong
  • Mothers

    2013. China. Xu Huijing. 68 min.

  • The Private Life of Fenfen

    2013. USA. Leslie Tai. 29 min.

New York Premiere. Followed by a discussion with Leslie Tai

Thursday, February 27, 2014, 8:00 p.m.

Theater 1 (The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 1), T1



  • Mothers

    2013. China. Directed by Xu Huijing. The complex personal consequences of China’s one-child policy are unveiled through the experiences of women and families in one rural town. Local leaders coldly enforce national policies, without regard to individual circumstances, by methodically carrying out the long-standing government decree. 68 min.

  • The Private Life of Fenfen

    2013. USA. Directed by Leslie Tai. Born in a small Chinese village in 1983, Fenfen has kept a video diary since 2007. The film follows three years of her life through her video diary and viewers' reactions to scenes from it as they are screened in a restaurant, a hair salon, and other public places. 29 min.