THE BLINDING SUNLIGHT

CI YAN DE YANG GUANG

By Yu LIU

LIU YU FILM STUDIO - as PROD

Drama - Completed 2013


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& Awards

San Sebastian FF 2013
New Directors
    • Year of production
    • 2013
    • Genres
    • Drama
    • Countries
    • CHINA
    • Languages
    • MANDARIN
    • Duration
    • 85 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Yu LIU
    • Writer(s)
    • Yu LIU
    • Producer(s)
    • Yu LIU
    • Synopsis
    • the movie shows us the real live of a low-income family living in the southern part of Beijing, which mainly lives on the social benefits. Having a strong urge for a better life, but also a better education for his son, the father, Lao Li works illegally as a motor-taxi driver. Unfortunately, the government cancels his social benefits, which makes this helpless family more despaired. Fighting for his rights, Lao Li prefers the confrontation with the government to an easy and immediate compromise and steps on a road of no return.
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