Film Series

Thursday, October 23, 2008
Black Snow

Part of Rediscovering the Fourth Generation

Date + Time

Thursday, October 23, 2008
7:00 p.m.

Location

Phyllis Wattis Theater

Overview

Noted as cinematically prophetic in its narration of China during its post-Tiananmen Square era, Black Snow accounts the life of a young man recently discharged from prison. The film's lurking handheld camera visually presents realistic footage of a man destined for the past from which he left behind.

Participants

Xie Fei, 1989, 99 min.

Admission + Ticketing

$5 general; free for SFMOMA members or with museum admission (requires a free ticket, which can be picked up in the Haas Atrium). Double features: films offered on the same date are included in one ticket. Tickets are available at the Museum (with no surcharge) or online.

This series includes selections from Shelly Kracier's "Rediscovering the Fourth Generation" program, organized for the 37th Annual International Film Festival of Rotterdam.

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