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The Blue Kite

Lan feng zheng

Directed by Tian Zhuangzhuang
Hong Kong, China, 1993


On Dry Well Lane in Beijing in 1953, Chen Shujuan and Lin Shaolong marry. A year later their son, nicknamed Tietou (Iron Head), is born. The Party is everywhere: Mao’s photograph, loud-speaker announcements, visits from the neighborhood committee.

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