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3.9
394 Ratings

Pickpocket

Xiao Wu

Directed by Jia Zhangke
China, 1997
Comedy, Crime, Drama

Synopsis

Xiao Wu is a small town pickpocket, drowning in his troubles and his love affair with a local hostess. After an epiphany he decides to break free from his criminal life, but how? The debut film of acclaimed director Jia Zhangke (The World).

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