Du Haibin: Rethinking Patriotism
05 November 2015, 2:30pm-5:15pm
Documentary Screening + Post-screening Discussion
About the Film
China / 2015 / 106 min / Mandarin + Eng subtitles
Filmed over the course of five years in cities across China, A Young Patriot chronicles the disillusionment of a post-90s idealist as he transitions into adulthood, witnessing the realities and contradictions of his so-called nation and the world beyond.
About the Director
Shaanxi native Du Haibin is the creator of critically acclaimed and award-winning documentaries, including 1428 (2009), Umbrella (2007), and Along the Railway (2001).
This programme was produced in partnership with the Centre for Cultural Studies with support from the CNEX Foundation, Ltd.