Auteur director's previous "A Touch of Sin" was not allowed a theatrical release in China, despite state financing.
Mountains May Depart
Beating several distribs to the chase, Kino Lorber has acquired U.S. rights to "Mountains May Depart," the episodic drama by Chinese auteur Jia Zhangke. The film played in competition Wednesday in…
Top Chinese auteur Jia Zhangke ("A Touch of Sin") will voyage into the future as he sets "Mountains May Depart" as his next film. The film, which starts production in October, will also be Jia's…
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