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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. 

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