Programme 2018

Long Day’s Journey Into Night (Di qiu zui hou de ye wan)

Director: Bi Gan

fiction

India Premiere

Section: World Cinema

Country: China, France, Taiwan | Year: 2018

Language(s): Guizhou Dialect | Time: 140 mins

Synopsis

Luo Hongwu returns to Kaili, his hometown, from where he fled several years ago. He begins the search for the woman he loved, and whom he has never been able to forget. She said her name was Wan Quiwen...

Director's Bio

Writer-director Bi Gan was born in Kaili City, Guizhou Province, People’s Republic of China, in 1989. His critically acclaimed debut feature, Kaili Blues, won the Best Emerging Director Award at the 68th Locarno International Film Festival. His second feature, Long Day’s Journey Into Night, made its premiere in Un Certain Regard at the 71st Cannes Film Festival.