China: The Mahjong Box

China: The Mahjong Box

The screenings will start with a live introduction by the film’s coordination supervisor Jerry Zhang.

Tom is an American living in Shanghai. Ever since his wife Ling died, Tom has lead a solitary life and fallen prey to depression. He roams the thrilling city, unable to put his life back together. One day, he finds hope upon meeting Bobo, a young woman who happens to resemble his former wife; but that’s their only thing in common. Bobo works as a hostess in a club and doesn’t seem interested in him, but he’ll try anything to win her over.

Country of origin: China
Director: Fabien Gaillard
Duration: 1 hour and 32 mins.