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Buddha Mountain

Buddha Mountain

Original Title: Guan yin shan
Directors: Yu Li
China
Mandarin with subtitles
101 min min
ReelWomen
World Cinema

Synopsis:
In this charming youth drama shot American-indie style from China, three friends have given up on their future, spending their time partying and working odd jobs. When their apartment complex is marked for demolition, they end up renting a room from a former Peking Opera singer who is still grieving over her son’s death. Their two worlds collide at first, but the four, each broken in their own way, discover a family of sorts united by their differences.

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Yu Li
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