PETITION (The Court of Complaints)

  • China
  • France
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This epic examining the basis of the current Chinese political system is based upon a twelve-year-observation of people who arrived to Peking with complaints concerning their local governments. Most of them were put away to slums where they have, in their effort to achieve some justice, been existing in absolute poverty for up to several years.

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  • Original title
    PETITION (The Court of Complaints)
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Zhao LIANG
  • DOP
    Zhao LIANG
  • Editing
    Bruno BARWISE, Sylvie BLUM, Shun ZI, Zhao LIANG
  • Sound
    Laurent THOMAS
  • Duration
    124 min (91+ min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • China
    • France
  • Colour
    • Colour
  • Production
      • INA
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