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3.9
748 Ratings

The World

Shijie

Directed by Jia Zhangke
China, 2004
Drama, Fantasy, Romance

Synopsis

At the outskirts of Beijing lies The World Park, a theme park that features replicas of all the wonders of the world. Inside the park works an interconnected group of Chinese youth, all drawn to Beijing with dreams of love and success in the face of globalization.

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The World Directed by Jia Zhangke

Awards & Festivals

Village Voice Film Poll

2005 | 3rd place: Best Director

2005 | 2 nominations including: Best Film

São Paulo International Film Festival

2005 | 2 wins including: International (Critics Award)

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