Lei Xu

Poster for the movie "Strange Friends"

Strange Friends

Three strangers, two men and a woman, end up sharing a compartment on a train leaving Beijing for Shanghai — the lone woman is quiet while one of the young men is gregarious and funny, and the other is more reserved, but compassionate. Eventually, the men cannot help but note the woman’s silence — it turns out she is running away from her employers who felt she was pretty much a derelict, and from some … Read more