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Shun Li and the Poet

Shun Li and the Poet

Original Title: Io sono li
Directors: Andrea Segre
Italy
Italian with subtitles
100 min min
World Cinema

Synopsis:
When Shun Li is moved from Rome to Venice to pay off her “debt” working in a bar, she does whatever it takes to bring her young son over from China. Feeling isolated, Shun Li forms an unlikely friendship with café regular Bepi, an older Slavic fisherman. The two souls find solace in each other in spite of their cultural differences in this poignant celebration of the beauty of human connection.

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