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One Second

One Second

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Yimou Zhang / CN, HK, 2020 / 104 min.

In One Second, set during China's Cultural Revolution, an escaped prisoner tries to catch a glimpse of his daughter... in a propaganda film. It took two years for Zhang Yimou’s film reached the West due to back and forth with the censors. It was well worth the wait.

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One Second’s nameless antihero has just one goal after escaping prison. Attending the screening of a propaganda film that allegedly features his daughter for one second.

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Director

Yimou Zhang

Production year

2020

Country

CN, HK

Original title

Yi miaozhong

Length

104 min.

Language

Mandarin Chinese

Subtitles

NLD

Format

DCP

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still from One Second (Yimou Zhang, CN/HK 2020)
still from One Second (Yimou Zhang, CN/HK 2020)

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