Movie Night: Mountains May Depart.
Sent to mailinglist subscribers on April 7, 2016
Join Fresno Filmworks this Friday night, April 8th, for the Chinese drama “Mountains May Depart,” a candidate for the Palme d’Or at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival. Show times are 5:30 and 8:30 p.m. The film is not rated. Run time is 131 minutes.
FROM THE CRITICS
Blake Goble of Consequence of Sound says “Perhaps the film’s most striking quality is its restraint. Thematically and stylistically, it’s a film of quiet medium shots, long takes, and clear but evasive words. Every choice is tiny, but humane and usually deliberate.”
ON OUR BLOG
Megan Ginise gives us an introduction to Chinese master filmmaker Jia Zhang-ke.
We only have room for one! Read about the other great indie films our Board nominated for April in The Cutting Room Floor.
Cost: $10 general admission, $8 students/seniors
On ground: Visit the Tower Theatre box office at 815 E. Olive Ave. in Fresno
Online: Visit FresnoFilmworks.org right now