THIS IS SANLITUN

By Robert DOUGLAS

FILM DOUGLAS EHF - as PROD

Comedy - Completed 2013

This is Sanlitun is a comedy celebrating Beijing and it's people, both expat and locals.

Festivals
& Awards

Toronto - TIFF 2013
Contemporary World Cinema
    • Year of production
    • 2013
    • Genres
    • Comedy
    • Countries
    • CHINA, ICELAND, IRELAND
    • Languages
    • ENGLISH
    • Budget
    • 0.3 - 0.6 M$
    • Duration
    • 95 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Robert DOUGLAS
    • Producer(s)
    • Ai WAN (Ai Wan Entertainment), Maureen SHERRARD, Robert DOUGLAS (Film Douglas), Hlín JOHANNESDOTTIR (Vintage Pictures)
    • Synopsis
    • Gary has arrived in Beijing to make it big, after failing to impress his Chinese investors he soon takes up English teaching and life lessons from Frank, an incompetent mentor. Gary's real reasons for staying become apparent when his son and Chinese ex-wife enter the picture. Can Gary outsmart the city of cynics and repair his relationship with his family? Or will he have to fly home in disgrace as Frank predicted all along?
    • Beginning of shooting
    • May 01, 2012
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