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International Film Club Screening: A Touch of Sin (Jia Zhangke 2013)

A Touch of Sin (Chinese: 天注定; pinyin: Tiān zhùdìng) is a 2013 Chinese drama film directed by Jia Zhangke (贾樟柯). It was nominated for the Palme d'Or at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival,with Jia winning the award for Best Screenplay. Stars of the film include Zhao Tao, Jia's wife and longtime collaborator.  An omnibus film that explores three stories based on real news stories of ordinary Chinese people struggling to deal with a rapidly changing society.

A light dinner and discussion will follow the film screening.

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at 7:00pm

Humanities Gateway, McCormick Screening Room
4100 Humanities Gateway, Irvine, CA 92697-3375

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Arts / Humanities, Film


Alumni, Faculty, General Public, Staff, Students




Arts, Humanities


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UCI Illuminations, Advisory Council on Campus Climate, Culture and Inclusion's International Week: Building Local and Global Connections, Department of Film and Media Studies

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