Still from On the Double Dragon Hills, 2012, Double-channel video, black and white, silent, 25mins 50 sec. Photo: ShanghART Gallery © Yang Fudong
China | 1984 | 89mins | Mandarin with English subtitles
Directed by Chen Kaige 导演：陈凯歌
Set in 1939 in Shaanxi province, China, during a period when the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) and the Kuomingtang (KMT) have joined forces against Japanese invaders, Yellow Earth follows the journey of Gu Qing, a soldier from the propaganda department of the CCP Eighth Routh Army who learns about the hardship of peasant life. Yellow Earth was Chen Kaige’s directorial debut and featured cinematography by Zhang Yimou.
In conjunction with 'Yang Fudong: Incidental Scripts', The Artist's Cut: Sunday Film Screenings allow an in-depth engagement with Yang's artistic practice and provide the opportunity to expand on ideas relevant to his work.
Venue: NTU CCA Singapore Seminar Room, Block 43 Malan Road, Gillman Barracks
Tue - Sun: 12.00 - 7.00pm
Fri: 12.00 - 9.00pm
Open on Public Holidays