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by Jia Zhang-Ke


China, at the end of 1999. Tao, a young woman from Fenyang, is courted by her two childhood friends, Zang and Lianzi. Zang, owner of a gas station, is destined for a promising future, whereas Liang works in a coal mine. Her heart divided between the two men, Tao must make a choice that will seal her fate and that of her future son, Dollar. Over a quarter of a century, between China undergoing profound transformation and Australia promising a better life, the hopes, loves, and disillusions of these characters confronting their destiny.

international title: Mountains May Depart
original title: Shan He Gu Ren
country: China, Japan, France
sales agent: mk2 films
year: 2015
genre: fiction
directed by: Jia Zhang-Ke
film run: 120'
release date: FR 9/12/2015, BE 23/12/2015, ES 20/05/2016
screenplay: Jia Zhang-Ke
cast: Zhao Tao
cinematography by: Nelson Yu Lik-wai
film editing: Matthieu Laclau
art director: Qiang Liu
music: Yoshihiro Hanno
producer: Shôzô Ichiyama
co-producer: Olivier Père
production: ARTE France Cinéma, Office Kitano
distributor: Ad Vitam, Abc Distribution, Golem Distribución


main awards/selection

Cannes Film Festival 2015Competition
La Rochelle International Film Festival 2015
Toronto International Film Festival 2015Special Presentations
San Sebastián International Film Festival 2015Pearls
Zurich Film Festival 2015
Vienna International Film Festival 2015
Arras Film Festival 2015

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