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4.1
180 Ratings

A Tale of the Wind

Une histoire de vent

Directed by Joris Ivens
Netherlands, 1988
Documentary

Synopsis

A film crew headed by a veteran director (Joris Ivens) travels to China’s Gobi desert in this symbolic documentary-styled fantasy. While the crew waits for the wind to kick up, weather reports tell of tidal waves every place but China.

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A Tale of the Wind Directed by Joris Ivens

Awards & Festivals

São Paulo International Film Festival

1989 | Winner: Critics Special Award

European Film Awards

1989 | Winner: Special Achievement Award

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