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76 Ratings

The Back


Directed by Liu Bingjian
France, Hong Kong, 2010


Hong Tao, thirty years old, has moved from the countryside to Beijing. He lives since the Cultural Revolution with a strange secret. Back then, his father was a famous Mao’s portrait painter and, obsessed with the leader’s representation, started tattooing Mao on human skins.

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The Back Directed by Liu Bingjian

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