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Doris & Hong

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Doris & Hong (2022)

80' min - Documentary - 11 August 2022
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Doris, a 70-year-old Italian retiree, was born in Eritrea to an Italian family during the Italian colonial period. Hong, a 23-year-old Chinese girl, grew up in the economic boom of China. Having been accepted to an art school in Rome, Hong flew to Rome, and is being housed at Doris’ spare room. It is her first time out of China. Both women considered the living arrangement temporary, lasting for a few months to a year, an exchange of little importance. But what happened during the following months was a surprise to both of them. Symbolically, the two women represent a meeting of the old culture of the West and the new hope and coming of age of the East.

Writers:  Leonardo Cinieri Lombroso

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Storyline

Doris, a 70-year-old Italian retiree, was born in Eritrea to an Italian family during the Italian colonial period. Hong, a 23-year-old Chinese girl, grew up in the economic boom of China. Having been accepted to an art school in Rome, Hong flew to Rome, and is being housed at Doris’ spare room. It is her first time out of China. Both women considered the living arrangement temporary, lasting for a few months to a year, an exchange of little importance. But what happened during the following months was a surprise to both of them. Symbolically, the two women represent a meeting of the old culture of the West and the new hope and coming of age of the East.



Tagline: The two women represent a meeting of the old culture of the West and the new hope and coming of age of the East.

Genres: Documentary

Details

Country:   Italy
Language:  Italian, Chinese
Release Date:  11 August 2022

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Company Credits

Production Companies:  Blue Film

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 20 min

Doris, a 70-year-old Italian retiree, was born in Eritrea to an Italian family during the Italian colonial period. Hong, a 23-year-old Chinese girl, grew up in the economic boom of China.

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DORIS & HONG (trailer 2016) from leonardo cinieri lombroso on Vimeo.

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