Mountains May Depart (12A)
Beautifully filmed and acted this drama follows the life of Tao (Zhao Tao) and those close to her, across three decades; 1999, 2014, 2025. From Tao’s youthful romance, through middle age, to her son’s experiences as a student, the film spans 25 years of social and economic change in China and the way in which it shapes lives.
Directed by Jia Zhangke.
This film was chosen by Jane Daniels, Arts Team Member.