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Long Day’s Journey Into Night / Un grand voyage vers la nuit

China/France– 2019- 138′

Bi Gan follows up his knockout debut, Kaili Blues, with this noir-tinged stunner about a lost soul (Jue Huang) on a quest to find a missing woman from his past (Wei Tang, Lust, Caution). Following leads across Guizhou province, he crosses paths with a series of colorful characters, among them a prickly hairdresser played by Taiwanese superstar Sylvia Chang. When the search leads him to a dingy movie theater, the film launches into an hour-long, gravity-defying 3D sequence shot that plunges its protagonist—and us—into a labyrinthine cityscape. China’s biggest arthouse hit of all time, the film took in more than $40 million dollars in its opening weekend at the domestic box office.

Luo Hongwu revient à Kaili, sa ville natale, après s’être enfui pendant plusieurs années. Il se met à la recherche de la femme qu’il a aimée et jamais effacée de sa mémoire. Elle disait s’appeler Wan Qiwen…

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Bi Gan

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Cannes, Toronto, New York

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‘Long Day’s Journey Into Night’ Review: A Mesmerizing Chain of Associations


Une dérive déchirante et déchirée, entre couloirs de la mémoire et rues de sa ville natale, conclue par une folle prouesse en 3D.‘Lord of the Flies’ With Guerrilla Warfare

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