The film is photographed on a series of scenes painted by Van Gogh, which are the epitome of his life and are directly displayed as facts, rumors and scenes. Artistic creation gives him reasons to keep living. If it were true, Van Gogh’s life was always connected with violence and trauma. Undoubtedly, his life was full of magic, in-depth communication with nature and fun of life. Van Gogh’s works deliver optimism. His unique perspective lies in that one person’s belief and vision makes unspeakable things visible and concrete. His death seemed unreasonable. He seemed to encourage others to do so.
Cleo is a native girl in Mexico. She made a living by doing babysitting in Sophia’s home. Sophia has four children. Their father, Antonio has less and less time at home. Superficially, Sophia lives a happy life – a beautiful house and considerable income. However, there are some problems. Antonio is planning to leave his home with the excuse of work. Cleo also has her trouble. She gets pregnant after one unsatisfactory dating with Fermin. After telling it to Fermin, he disappears immediately.
Cheng Yong (starred by Xu Zheng) runs a health care store. He is frustrated and divorced. The unexpected guest, Lv Shouyi (starred by Wang Chuanjun) asks him to purchase drugs from India. Then, he becomes an exclusive distributor of the generic drugs for chronic myelogenous leukemia.And he gets to know some patients and their family members, including Sihui who is forced to be a dance-hostess to save her daughter (starred by Tan Zhuo), Priest Liu who speaks English “in a priest way” fluently (starred by Yang Xinming) and “Huang Mao (Yellow Hair)” (starred by Zhang Yu) who is quick-tempered. They work and cooperate with each other. However, the surging profits are accompanied with crises. Cheng Yong’s brother-in-law before, Policeman Cao (starred by Zhou Yiwei) is appointed to investigate into the source of generic drugs. The faked drug seller, Zhang Changlin (starred by Wang Yanhui) and Switzerland genuine drug seller (starred by Li Naiwen) also keep a covetous eye on him.
Amanda directed by Mikhael Hers will start shooting on August 2. The film is starred by Stacy Martin and Vincent Lacoste. The story happens in Paris. 20-year-old David is a dreamer who lives in the moment. He does odd jobs and falls in love with the new neighbor, Lena. However, his elderly sister died in one attack. He has to take care of 7-year-old nephew, Amanda.
In March 1918, Captain Stanhope who hates war takes Company C to the front in North France. Germany army’s attacks are approaching. The officials and accompanying chefs try to relieve the tension by discussing food and pre-war life, while Stanhope keeps drinking to get rid of unavoidable fear. One new soldier, Raleigh who just finished training was very excited about his first task. But his leaderis Stanhope – his former school supervisor and the person that his elderly sister loves. Everyone is upset. With the passage of time, tension intensifies. Attacks are closer.
Along the vast Gobi beach, Er Yong (starred by Wang Xuebing) who owed a large amount of usury, with a boy with unknown background, Ga Wa (starred by Zhu Gengyou) take a dangerous road of looking for his wife. On the straight and narrow highway, Er Yong and Ga Wa meet the depressing and bad-tempered female truck driver, Xiao Mei (starred by Ma Yili). The three people, with totally different personalities, take the journey together for some reason. During three days and two nights across Gobi, the three lonely people spent the time like a family. With the continuity of journey, the persons and things that they meet largely change their fate. Life and the road seem to become trivial under the vast sky...
Yao Ting (starred by Yang Zishan) is a Gansu native born and growing up in Shenzhen. She does not go back to Gansu except for handling ID Card processing. Now, her parents who have worked in Shenzhen for over twenty years decide to return to the hometown in Gansu. Yao Ting wants to take her parents to Shenzhen after seeing that they do not live a happy life there in the village. The hooligan’s appearance (starred by Yin Fang) totally changes her life...
A 50-year-old housewife, Manana, struggles with her dilemma - she has to choose between her family life and her passion, writing. Art may come from nature and authenticity, while nature comes from life and experience. The stationery store’s owner, Nukri spares no effort to help Manana with writing. Despite the lack of understanding from he wife, children and publisher, she decides to follow her passion and plunges herself into writing, sacrificing to it mentally and physically. Finally, her father’s questioning enters her world of writing as if the mist were gone.
The film narrates Chinese navy “Jiao Long Commando Unit”, composed of 8 soldiers, are required to evacuate the overseas Chinese. The unit is divided into two parts to complete the rescue. However, they are unfortunately ambushed. Some died. It talks about the story of getting success in the rebel army leader’s huge conspiracy.
The 31st Tokyo International Film Festival
The 75th Venice International Film Festival
The 71st Cannes International Film Festival
The 68th Berlin International Film Festival
The 8th Beijing International Film Festival
The 21st Shanghai International Film Festival