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Along the Railway

Tie lu yan xian

Directed by Du Haibin
China, 2000
Documentary, TV Movie


This important, patient documentary follows a year in the life of the sidings dwellers who eke out a living, begging, foraging, stealing and sleeping rough near the Baoji railway station in Shaanxi.

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Along the Railway
Directed by Du Haibin

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

2002 | Forum

Jeonju International Film Festival

2002 | Nominee: Digital Spectrum (Daring Digital Award)

Yamagata International Documentary Film Festival

2001 | Special Mention: New Asian Currents

2001 | Nominee: Ogawa Shinsuke Prize

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