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1.

People's Republic of Desire

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"This highly acclaimed and ultimately disturbing documentary explores China's extreme forms of cyber escapism, and the omni present platform that caters to the isolation plaguing China's youth, an online culture approaching dystopian proportions." -- Container.
DVD
2018
Clemons (Stacks)
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Operation Red Sea

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PLA Navy Marine Corps launch a hostage rescue operation in Ihwea and undergo a fierce battle with rebellions and terrorism.
DVD
2018
Clemons (Stacks)
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Zhan Lang II =: Wolf Warrior II

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"With his career in tatters, China's deadliest Special Forces operative has settled into a quiet life on the sea. But when he crosses paths with a sadistic band of mercenaries terrorizing innocent civilians, he must reaffirm his duty as a soldier and save the day once again."--Container.
DVD
2017
Clemons (Stacks)
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Durian Durian

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"21-year-old prostitute Qin Yan lives in a tiny Hong Kong apartment, and sees clients in various hotels around the city. Young Fan lives with her family, next door to Yan, where she helps her mother wash dishes for extra cash. Both immigrants from mainland China, Yan and Fan become friends. But eventually, when her permit expires, Yan must return north to her home and family, where she will decide her future plans." -- Turner Classic Movies.
DVD
2003; 2000
Clemons (Stacks)
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One Nite in Mongkok

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"Hong Kong, December 22, a street quarrel leads to the death of a gang leader's son. Next day, he seeks revenge on his brother, a rival boss. He calls on Liu, a fixer, to import a hit man from the mainland. Lai Fu, a tough and youthful hick, arrives with a day pass. The cops, led by the morose Milo, hear about the killer; they open a full-scale Christmas Eve operation to find the warring brothers and Lai Fu. Lai Fu rescues a hooker, Dan Dan, from a sadist and asks her to help him find his way around Mongkok. By nightfall, Liu has double crossed Lai Fu, the brothers are hiding, the cops are everywhere, and Lai Fu and Dan Dan are on the run. Peace on earth, good will to all?" -- Container.
DVD
2005; 2004
Clemons (Stacks)
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Hua Mulan

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Mulan is a young girl born into a military family. She has no male heirs to carry on the family name. When her father is summoned for battle, she disguises herself as a male soldier rather than exposing her ailing father of the horrors on the battlefield. As the invasion from the other armies draws near, Mulan's remarkable insight and unfailing courage prove her worth as a true leader.
DVDBlu-Ray
2013; 2009
Clemons (Stacks)
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Wu Yue Zhi Lian =: Love of May

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He's the younger brother of the famous Mayday rock band member, Stone, but disguised as A-Shin and met her on the net. She was a student of s Beijing Opera Academy in Harbin, a young adolescent impreganated with an adoration for Mayday and a hidden secret. Two Lives brought together by a lie, developed into a love story.
DVD
2011; 2004
Clemons (Stacks)
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Na Ye Ling Chen, Wo Zuo Shang le Wangjiao Kai Wang Dapu de Hong van =: The Midnight After

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"Sixteen strangers on a bus, an apocalyptic accident, a downtown full of people: Vanished. The newly-dead: Instantly Decaying. Ominous glimpses of men in gas masks. What's happened to the world, and how far would you go to get your life back?"
DVD
2014
Clemons (Stacks)
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Mou Sha Si Shui Nian Hua =: Kill Time

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DVD
2016
Clemons (Stacks)
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Plastic China =: Su Liao Wang Guo

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"Laughter of playing children echoes through vast rolling hills of plastic waste. This recycling plant is home to Pen and his daughter Yi Jie, who is desperate for an education; and boss Kun, determined to improve his family's lot. Over time, one man moves closer to prosperity, whilst the other stagnates in poverty. This poetic doc exposes the lives of those on the fringes of global capitalist realities, a far cry from the communist dream."--Container.
DVD
2017
Clemons (Stacks)
11.

Shi Nian =: Ten Years

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Five thought-provoking shorts imagine what Hong Kong will be like ten years from now. In Extras, two genial low-level gangsters are hired to stage an attack, but they're mere sacrificial lambs in a political conspiracy. Rebels strive to preserve destroyed homes and objects as specimens in the mesmerizing Season of the End. In Dialect, a taxi driver struggles to adjust after Putonghua displaces Cantonese as Hong Kong's only official language. Following the death of a leading independence activist, an act of self-immolation outside the British consulate triggers questions and protests in the searing yet moving Self-Immolator. In Local Egg, a grocery shop owner worries about his son's youth guard activities and where to buy eggs after Hong Kong's last chicken farm closes down. --
DVD
2016; 2015
Clemons (Circulation Desk)
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Wo Shi Lu Ren Jia =: I Am Somebody

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The film depicts young migrants' dreams of stardom at China's Hengdian World Studios, the so-called Hollywood of the East. Sprinkled with insider knowledge on the the nation's booming film industry.
DVD
2016; 2015
Clemons (Stacks)
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Nong Jia le =: Peasant Family Happiness

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"Tourism in China today signifies many things. ... In the words of Dr. Stevan Harrell, Prof. of Anthropology at the Univ. of Washington, 'This colorful, entertaining, gently ironic documentary presents a vivid and sensitive portrait of a side of China that is little known outside the country: the world of ethnic tourism. In recent years, hundreds of millions of Chinese tourists, mostly city-dwellers, have used their newly increased incomes to travel. And many of the places they visit are ethnic minority villages in China's West and Southwest. They go there for the culture, for the scenery, for the clean air, for something different to see and do.'"--From http://www.berkeleymedia.com/catalog/berkeleymedia/films/anthropology_world_cultures/asian_pacific_studies/peasant_family_happiness [...]
DVD
2013; 2012
Clemons (Stacks)
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Before the Flood: Directors, Li Yifan, Yan Yu = Yan Mo

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A landmark documentary following the residents of the historic city of Fengjie as they clash with the officials forcing them to evacuate their homes to make way for the world's largest dam. China's Three Gorges Dam, the largest dam built on earth, has displaced millions of local residents whose towns and villages have been flooded. Fengjie, a city that has thrived along the Yangtze River for a thousand years, has only a few months left before it is completely submerged in water. Its citizens contend with administrators and each other over the residences in "New Fengjie", which are allocated via lottery and are far smaller than the homes they've worked a lifetime to build. Communist collectivism gives way to individual ruthlessness while the community battles furiously against bureauc [...]
DVD
2005
Clemons (Stacks)
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Oxhide II: Nui Pi Er

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"The Chinese director shows herself and her parents in their apartment only with fixed camera positions, with which she revolves around the kitchen table. The rigorously minimalist story emerges in real time: the time it takes to prepare and eat Chinese dumplings together."--Mubi.com.
DVD
2010; 2009
Clemons (Stacks)
16.

Ye Yan

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Scheming royals and other officials seek to conquer empires and consolidate power to form a single omnipotent dynasty. Meanwhile, a legendary empress who has the fighting skills unparalleled by any man, harbors forbidden desires for her stepson. Set in the Age of Five Dynasties and Ten Kingdoms, tells the story of a royal court in turmoil including passion, deceit, revenge, overpowering beauty, and greed.
DVD
2008
Clemons (Stacks)
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Sha Sheng =: Design of Death

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Southwest China, the early 1940s. In the mountain roads near the remote township of Long Life, a man, Niu Jieshi (Huang Bo), is beaten in a sack and tossed into a gorge. Miraculously still alive, he's rescued by two men on a motorbike, including a doctor (Simon Yam). Jieshi returns to Long Life, where the locals make it clear he's not welcome; they're also busy caring for "great-great-grandfather", who is almost 120 and about to set a new record in a town famous for its inhabitants' longevity. As Jieshi is beaten up, an earth tremor dislodges part of a neighbouring mountain. Thirteen months later, the same doctor is sent to Long Life to ensure that a disease reported there doesn't spread and tarnish the town's reputation. He finds Jieshi close to death from (according to the locals) [...]
DVD
2013
Clemons (Stacks)
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Beijing Yu Shang Xiyatu: Finding Mr. Right

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"Willful city girl - Jia Jia travels to Seattle, United States to give birth to the son that will help her win over her rich married boyfriend. But nothing goes as plan when she is stranded in a small house with 2 other pregnant ladies unable to reach her boyfriend. At her lowest point, she meets up a doctor, Frank, and through their hilarious interactions, discovers true love and more..."--Container.
DVD
2013
Clemons (Stacks)
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Ting Feng Zhe

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"After the establishment of People's Republic of China, the People's Liberation Army, set up an intelligence agency called 701 to fight against them. 701 keeps tapping their foes' secret redio channels to monitor their moves and collect intelligence. One day, all of a sudden, all the secret radio channels seem to disappear without a trace. Xuening is sent to Shanghai to seek for worthy who gets superb aural comprehension..." -- Container.
DVD
2012
Clemons (Stacks)
20.

Wan Jian Chuan Xin

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In the 1990s, Wuhan, China, saleswoman Li Baoli, who is in her 40's, finds out that her husband has an affair. Heartbroken Li calls police and claims her husband is involved in prostitution. Her husband feels so dishonored. When he learns the fact that it was actually Li who called police, he commits suicide and kills himself. Their only son resents Li and tries to stay away from her after the death of his father.
DVD
2012
Clemons (Stacks)