Discussion with the filmmaker
The Museum of Modern Art, Floor T1, Theater 1
*Chinese Portrait*. 2018. China. Directed by Wang Xiaoshuai. Courtesy Asian Shadows

Chinese Portrait. 2018. China. Directed by Wang Xiaoshuai. 80 min.

Regarded as one of the most influential Sixth Generation Chinese filmmakers, Wang Xiaoshuai has made a name for himself with films like Beijing Bicycle and Drifters. From fishermen to students, villages to construction sites, this visual poem depicts a modern China represented by the variety of people that call the diverse country home.