Chinese New Year 2019

To mark the arrival of the Year of the Pig, we will collaborate with Chinese Visual Festival, the Confucius Institute at the University of Manchester and the Chinese Film Forum UK to celebrate Chinese New Year in 2019. We’ll bring a selection of the best recent Chinese language films to Manchester to get the celebrations going with a bang.


Previously in this season

Dead Souls

Dead Souls is the third chapter of an in-depth inquiry into how the Communist Party dealt with ideological dissent by prolific Chinese artist and filmmaker…

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Premiere/ Havana Divas

Caridad Amaran and Georgina Wong learned the art of Cantonese opera in Havana during WWII and toured Cuba to perform.

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Chinese New Year/ Men on the Dragon

A heartfelt, feel-good Hong Kong comedy about a group of middle- aged men who join a dragon boat team to avoid layoffs and rediscover their…

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