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American Girl (2021)

101 min - Drama, Family - 3 December 2021
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Uprooted from Los Angeles after her mother is stricken with breast cancer, thirteen-year-old Fen struggles to adjust to life in Taipei. As Fen navigates her way through school and reconnects with her long-separated father, her turbulent bond with her mother worsens. Fen drifts further away from her mother through a series of rebellious acts before her younger sister is misdiagnosed with SARS, pushing Fen and her mother towards a heated, long-gestating confrontation.

Director:  Fiona Roan
Writers:  Fiona Roan

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Uprooted from Los Angeles after her mother is stricken with breast cancer, thirteen-year-old Fen struggles to adjust to life in Taipei. As Fen navigates her way through school and reconnects with her long-separated father, her turbulent bond with her mother worsens. Fen drifts further away from her mother through a series of rebellious acts before her younger sister is misdiagnosed with SARS, pushing Fen and her mother towards a heated, long-gestating confrontation.


Collections: Fiona Roan

Genres: Drama, Family

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Country:   Taiwan
Language:  English, 普通话
Release Date:  3 December 2021

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Production Companies:  Media Asia Film Production Limited, Splash Pictures Inc., JVR Music International Ltd., GHY Culture and Media (Singapore)

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Runtime:  1 h 41 min

Are You Lonesome Tonight? (2021)

95 min - Crime, Mystery, Thriller - 12 June 2021
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On a dark night, Xueming hits a pedestrian with his car and flees the scene. Desperate to escape his feelings of guilt, he decides to approach the dead man’s wife, Mrs Liang. Meanwhile, the body is discovered – riddled with bullets. Chen, the detective in charge of the investigation, becomes obsessed with the case. Years later, all three remain caught in a tangled web of memories and lies, desperately searching for a truth that refuses to be revealed …

Director:  Wen Shipei
Writers:  Yinuo Wang, Wen Shipei, Binghao Zhao, Noé Dodson

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On a dark night, Xueming hits a pedestrian with his car and flees the scene. Desperate to escape his feelings of guilt, he decides to approach the dead man’s wife, Mrs Liang. Meanwhile, the body is discovered – riddled with bullets. Chen, the detective in charge of the investigation, becomes obsessed with the case. Years later, all three remain caught in a tangled web of memories and lies, desperately searching for a truth that refuses to be revealed …


Collections: Wen Shipei

Genres: Crime, Mystery, Thriller

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Country:   China
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  12 June 2021

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Runtime:  1 h 35 min

All U Need Is Love (2021)

78 min - Comedy - 22 April 2021
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Initiated by the Hong Kong Performing Artists Association and the Hong Kong Film Workers Association, ten film companies in Hong Kong (China Star, Anle Film, Emperor Films, Oriental Films, Media Asia Films, Meiya Films, World Films, Shaw Brothers, Sun Entertainment Culture , Huanyu Film) and the Hong Kong Film Development Council’s "Film Production Financing Project". It tells about a quiet afternoon when the Gurney Hotel suddenly detected a suspected case. The epidemic prevention center ordered a total blockade. All guests staying in the hotel must accept Mandatory quarantine for 14 days. Everyone is isolated in the hotel, and the relationship between people is getting closer unconsciously. Everyone has lived through difficult times together, and learned to cherish what may be the last time to get along with each other.

Director:  Vincent Kok
Writers:  Vincent Kok

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Initiated by the Hong Kong Performing Artists Association and the Hong Kong Film Workers Association, ten film companies in Hong Kong (China Star, Anle Film, Emperor Films, Oriental Films, Media Asia Films, Meiya Films, World Films, Shaw Brothers, Sun Entertainment Culture , Huanyu Film) and the Hong Kong Film Development Council’s "Film Production Financing Project". It tells about a quiet afternoon when the Gurney Hotel suddenly detected a suspected case. The epidemic prevention center ordered a total blockade. All guests staying in the hotel must accept Mandatory quarantine for 14 days. Everyone is isolated in the hotel, and the relationship between people is getting closer unconsciously. Everyone has lived through difficult times together, and learned to cherish what may be the last time to get along with each other.


Collections: Vincent Kok

Genres: Comedy

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Country:   Hong Kong
Language:  普通话, Cantonese
Release Date:  22 April 2021

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Runtime:  1 h 18 min

A Writer's Odyssey (2021)

130 min - Drama, Action, Fantasy - 12 February 2021
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Kongwen Lu is the author of a fantasy novel series following a heroic teenager, also named Kongwen, on a quest to end the tyrannical rule of Lord Redmane, under the guidance of a Black Armor. But through a strange twist of fate, the fantasy world of the novel begins to impact life in the real world, leading Guan Ning to accept a mission from Tu Ling to kill the author.

Director:  Lu Yang
Writers:  Haiyan Qin, Lu Yang, Chen Shu, Yang Yu

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Kongwen Lu is the author of a fantasy novel series following a heroic teenager, also named Kongwen, on a quest to end the tyrannical rule of Lord Redmane, under the guidance of a Black Armor. But through a strange twist of fate, the fantasy world of the novel begins to impact life in the real world, leading Guan Ning to accept a mission from Tu Ling to kill the author.


Collections: Lu Yang

Tagline: Rewrite the reality.

Genres: Drama, Action, Fantasy

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Country:   China
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  12 February 2021

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Revenue:  $150,000,000

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Production Companies:  United Entertainment Partners, 华策影业(上海)有限公司

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Runtime:  2 h 10 min

A Little Red Flower (2020)

Drama - 31 December 2020
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The film tells a warm and realistic story, thinking and facing the ultimate problem that every ordinary person will face-imagining that death may come at any time, the only thing we have to do is love and cherish.

Director:  Yan Han

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The film tells a warm and realistic story, thinking and facing the ultimate problem that every ordinary person will face-imagining that death may come at any time, the only thing we have to do is love and cherish.


Collections: Yan Han

Genres: Drama

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Country:   China
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  31 December 2020

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A Leg (2020)

Drama, Comedy, Romance - 24 December 2020
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“Leg” follows the journey of a wife who battles to keep her husband’s body intact after he dies of a leg amputation.

Director:  Yaosheng Chang

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“Leg” follows the journey of a wife who battles to keep her husband’s body intact after he dies of a leg amputation.


Collections: Yaosheng Chang

Genres: Drama, Comedy, Romance

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Country:   Taiwan
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  24 December 2020

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Adversity Raid (2020)

71 min - Action, War - 18 November 2020
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The film is a sequel to "Out of Bullets," and tells the story of Boss, who is released from prison, and Echo, who leaves his post and takes on a new mission to solve a thorny problem with his former commander "The General," unaware that they have walked into a trap and are fighting to the death against trust and betrayal.

Director:  Ming Xie, Leiyue Chen

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The film is a sequel to "Out of Bullets," and tells the story of Boss, who is released from prison, and Echo, who leaves his post and takes on a new mission to solve a thorny problem with his former commander "The General," unaware that they have walked into a trap and are fighting to the death against trust and betrayal.


Collections: Leiyue Chen, Ming Xie

Genres: Action, War

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Country:   China
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  18 November 2020

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Runtime:  1 h 11 min

Alien Invasion (2020)

87 min - Fantasy - 27 October 2020
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Inspired by the myth of Cthulhu, it tells a fantasy adventure story triggered by a mysterious quantum mechanics experiment.

Director:  Lin Yunxiang
Writers:  Chen Yanhong, Liu Yuan

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Inspired by the myth of Cthulhu, it tells a fantasy adventure story triggered by a mysterious quantum mechanics experiment.


Collections: Lin Yunxiang

Genres: Fantasy

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Country:   China
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  27 October 2020

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Runtime:  1 h 27 min

Ainu Mosir (2020)

84 min - Drama - 17 October 2020
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Kanto, 14, a descendant of Japan's indigenous Ainu people, decides to visit a hole in the forest -- a path to the other side of the world where dead people live, hoping to see his deceased father.

Director:  Takeshi Fukunaga

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Kanto, 14, a descendant of Japan's indigenous Ainu people, decides to visit a hole in the forest -- a path to the other side of the world where dead people live, hoping to see his deceased father.


Collections: Takeshi Fukunaga

Genres: Drama

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Official Website:  http://ainumosir-movie.jp/
Country:   Japan,   United States of America
Language:  English, Japanese
Release Date:  17 October 2020

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Production Companies:  Booster Project, Cineric Creative

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Runtime:  1 h 24 min

Art is Dead (2020)

84 min - Drama - 29 July 2020
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After shooting ‘S He’, ‘I’ fell into the bottleneck of creation. While interviewing some artists about how to break through the bottleneck period, I stumbled upon an artist’s body with a strange posture in his studio. Driven by curiosity and creative desire, ‘I’ began to investigate this dead artist with a camera. What happened next became more and more strange and uncontrollable…

Director:  Shengwei Zhou
Writers:  Shengwei Zhou
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After shooting ‘S He’, ‘I’ fell into the bottleneck of creation. While interviewing some artists about how to break through the bottleneck period, I stumbled upon an artist’s body with a strange posture in his studio. Driven by curiosity and creative desire, ‘I’ began to investigate this dead artist with a camera. What happened next became more and more strange and uncontrollable…


Collections: Shengwei Zhou

Genres: Drama

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Country:   China
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  29 July 2020

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Runtime:  1 h 24 min

A Choo (2020)

101 min - Comedy, Romance - 15 July 2020
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Even when they were orphans, Wang Yizhi has always been in love with Xinxin. Now older, Yizhi decides to train as a boxer before he allows himself to profess his love, but only for her to fall for a geeky computer engineer who is secretly a popular superhero. When Xinxin gets kidnapped, Yizhi must prove his love and his fighting skills to get the girl of his dreams.

Director:  Peter Tsi, Kevin Ko
Writers:  Giddens Ko

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Even when they were orphans, Wang Yizhi has always been in love with Xinxin. Now older, Yizhi decides to train as a boxer before he allows himself to profess his love, but only for her to fall for a geeky computer engineer who is secretly a popular superhero. When Xinxin gets kidnapped, Yizhi must prove his love and his fighting skills to get the girl of his dreams.


Collections: Kevin Ko, Peter Tsi

Genres: Comedy, Romance

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Country:   Taiwan
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  15 July 2020

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Production Companies:  Enlight Pictures, Star Ritz Productions Co Ltd

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Runtime:  1 h 41 min

Almost Human (2020)

91' min - Science Fiction - 24 June 2020
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Science Madman (An Hu) has privately developed a highly developed humanoid robot with sympathetic nerves to satisfy his own desires. Unexpectedly, the robot developed its autonomous consciousness. It exchanged the skin of the beautiful woman Su Xin (Guo Biting) by means of "black technology", and instead lurked beside Su Xin's boyfriend Wang Sheng (Duan Bowen). On the other side, the bizarre serial murder case has attracted the attention of police officer Li Dongbin (played by Liu Yiwei), and the danger is quietly brewing

Director:  Nan Zhang

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Science Madman (An Hu) has privately developed a highly developed humanoid robot with sympathetic nerves to satisfy his own desires. Unexpectedly, the robot developed its autonomous consciousness. It exchanged the skin of the beautiful woman Su Xin (Guo Biting) by means of "black technology", and instead lurked beside Su Xin's boyfriend Wang Sheng (Duan Bowen). On the other side, the bizarre serial murder case has attracted the attention of police officer Li Dongbin (played by Liu Yiwei), and the danger is quietly brewing


Collections: Nan Zhang

Genres: Science Fiction

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Country:   China
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  24 June 2020

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Runtime:  1 h 31 min

As God (2020)

75 min - Action, Drama - 16 April 2020
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The background of the story of "As God" was set in the period of the Republic of China Revolutionary Warlords in the Republic of China. During the Republic of China, the "God of Buddha" was behind the demon's confusion. There are also many small heroes who seek truth and punish evil and promote good. They will jointly debunk the scam and reveal the truth to the world.

Director:  Pengfei Qin

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The background of the story of "As God" was set in the period of the Republic of China Revolutionary Warlords in the Republic of China. During the Republic of China, the "God of Buddha" was behind the demon's confusion. There are also many small heroes who seek truth and punish evil and promote good. They will jointly debunk the scam and reveal the truth to the world.


Collections: Pengfei Qin

Genres: Action, Drama

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Country:   China
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  16 April 2020

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Runtime:  1 h 15 min

Alluring Woman (2020)

96 min - Fantasy - 13 March 2020
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Director Hai Tao wrote and directed the movie of Oriental mythology starring Sun Xuening, Zhou Haodong, Xu Ning, Huang Yihan and Yang Kaidi.

Director:  Tao Hai

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Director Hai Tao wrote and directed the movie of Oriental mythology starring Sun Xuening, Zhou Haodong, Xu Ning, Huang Yihan and Yang Kaidi.


Collections: Tao Hai

Genres: Fantasy

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Country:   China
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  13 March 2020

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Runtime:  1 h 36 min

Acting Out of Love (2020)

98 min - Romance, Comedy, Drama - 13 March 2020
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This romantic comedy is about a loser practicing how to “LOVE”.

Director:  Ken Lin
Writers:  Ken Lin

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This romantic comedy is about a loser practicing how to “LOVE”.


Collections: Ken Lin

Tagline: Acting Out of Love

Genres: Romance, Comedy, Drama

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Country:   Taiwan
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  13 March 2020

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Runtime:  1 h 38 min

A-Tien (2020)

21 min - Comedy, Drama - 1 February 2020
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Freelance taxi driver A-Tien fights against a tyrannical taxi union to protect the taxi industry.

Director:  Yueh-Tzu Sun
Writers:  Yueh-Tzu Sun

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Freelance taxi driver A-Tien fights against a tyrannical taxi union to protect the taxi industry.


Collections: Yueh-Tzu Sun

Genres: Comedy, Drama

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Country:   Taiwan
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  1 February 2020

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Runtime:  0 h 21 min

After Class (2020)

15 min - Drama - 17 January 2020
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Marginalized by the school registration system, a mother tries to send her daughter to school at all costs.

Director:  Charles Xiuzhi Dong
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Marginalized by the school registration system, a mother tries to send her daughter to school at all costs.


Collections: Charles Xiuzhi Dong

Genres: Drama

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Country:   China
Release Date:  17 January 2020

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Runtime:  0 h 15 min

A Sun (2019)

NR 155 min - Crime, Drama - 1 November 2019
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A family of four fractures under the weight of unmet expectations, unexpected tragedy, and uncompromising pride.

Director:  Chung Mong-Hong

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A family of four fractures under the weight of unmet expectations, unexpected tragedy, and uncompromising pride.


Collections: Chung Mong-Hong

Genres: Crime, Drama

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Country:   Taiwan
Language:  普通话
Release Date:  1 November 2019

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Production Companies:  Mandarin Vision

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Runtime:  2 h 35 min

A Witness Out of the Blue (2019)

Crime, Thriller, Mystery - 12 October 2019
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In this classic whodunit, a police detective must rely on the only witness - a parrot, to catch the killer of an armed robber.

Director:  Fung Chih-chiang
Writers:  Fung Chih-chiang

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In this classic whodunit, a police detective must rely on the only witness - a parrot, to catch the killer of an armed robber.


Collections: Fung Chih-chiang

Genres: Crime, Thriller, Mystery

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Country:   Hong Kong
Language:  Cantonese
Release Date:  12 October 2019

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Abominable (2019)

PG 97 min - Family, Animation, Adventure, Comedy - 19 September 2019
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A group of misfits encounters a young Yeti named Everest, and they set off to reunite the magical creature with his family on the mountain of his namesake.

Director:  Jill Culton
Writers:  Jill Culton

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A group of misfits encounters a young Yeti named Everest, and they set off to reunite the magical creature with his family on the mountain of his namesake.


Collections: Jill Culton

Tagline: Find your way home.

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Country:   China,   United States of America
Language:  English
Release Date:  19 September 2019

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Budget:  $75,000,000
Revenue:  $179,057,149

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Production Companies:  DreamWorks Animation, Pearl Studio, Universal Pictures

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Runtime:  1 h 37 min

American Factory (2019)

110 min - Documentary - 21 August 2019
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In post-industrial Ohio, a Chinese billionaire opens a new factory in the husk of an abandoned General Motors plant, hiring two thousand blue-collar Americans. Early days of hope and optimism give way to setbacks as high-tech China clashes with working-class America.

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In post-industrial Ohio, a Chinese billionaire opens a new factory in the husk of an abandoned General Motors plant, hiring two thousand blue-collar Americans. Early days of hope and optimism give way to setbacks as high-tech China clashes with working-class America.



Genres: Documentary

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Country:   United States of America
Language:  English
Release Date:  21 August 2019

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Production Companies:  Higher Ground Productions, Participant Media

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Runtime:  1 h 50 min

All in My Family (2019)

39 min - Documentary - 3 May 2019
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After starting a family of his very own in America, a gay filmmaker documents his loving, traditional Chinese family's process of acceptance.

Director:  Hao Wu
Writers:  Hao Wu
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After starting a family of his very own in America, a gay filmmaker documents his loving, traditional Chinese family's process of acceptance.


Collections: Hao Wu

Genres: Documentary

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Country:   China,   United States of America
Language:  普通话,
Release Date:  3 May 2019

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Production Companies:  Neflix

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Runtime:  0 h 39 min

At Two Thirty (2019)

- 8 March 2019
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Company of tomb raiders in mission for Lingshan Mountains

Director:  Wang Sai

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Company of tomb raiders in mission for Lingshan Mountains


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Release Date:  8 March 2019

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Autumn Fairy Tale (2019)

- 14 February 2019
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Autumn Fairy Tale

Director:  Caitao Wang

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Autumn Fairy Tale


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Release Date:  14 February 2019

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