CineCulture May 6: Coming Home with Dr. EmanuEl

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CineCulture May 6: Coming Home with Dr. EmanuEl

Postby mhusain » Tue May 03, 2016 2:55 pm

(Film Screening Friday, May 6, 5:30 p.m. Peter’s Education Center Auditorium west of Save Mart Center in the Student Recreation Center Building)

May 6: Coming Home (Gui Lai) (2014)
Discussant: Dr. Ed EmanuEl

Li Yanshi and Feng Wanyu are a devoted couple forced to separate when Lu is sent to a labor camp as a political prisoner. Released during the last days of the Cultural Revolution, he finally returns home only to find that his beloved wife has amnesia and remembers little of her past. Unable to recognize Lu, she patiently waits for her husband’s return.

A stranger alone in the heart of his broken family, Lu Yanshi is determined to resurrect their past together and reawaken his wife’s memory. Based on Yan Geling’s novel, The Criminal Lu Yanshi, Coming Home is a love story about joy and sadness, as well as separation and reunion. Directed by Zhang Yimour (Hero and House of Flying Dagger). In Mandarin with English subtitles. PG-13, 109 minutes. http://sonyclassics.com/cominghome/

All films screened on campus are free and open to the public. Parking is not enforced after 4 p.m. on Fridays. CineCulture is a film series provided as a service to Fresno State campus students, faculty, and staff, and community. CineCulture is also offered as a 3 unit academic course (MCJ 179) in the Mass Communication and Journalism Department. CineCulture fulfills General Education Integration Area Multicultural International (MI).

CineCulture Club promotes cultural awareness through film and post-screening discussions. Fresno State encourages persons with disabilities to participate in its programs and activities. If you anticipate needing any type of accommodation or have questions about the physical access provided, please contact us in advance to your participation.
For further information about CineCulture: http://cineculture.csufresno.edu/

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Contact: Dr. Mary Husain (Instructor & Club Adviser): mhusain@csufresno.edu
Julian Srey (Club President): juliansrey@mail.fresnostate.edu
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