This is a collection about collisions, metaphorical and literal, in an evolving China where the boundaries of society are shifting. Some characters are left behind while others keep up, and communication gaps loom large between old and new, traditional and radical.
I don’t want to see live images of an old lady being washed away in a river gone wild.
It’s going to be difficult, but nothing’s easy regarding Iran, simulated or otherwise.
April 9, 2010 was a historic day for humankind.
The film leaves the audience with more questions.
If there were a showy way to use cyber weapons to effect death in the “kinetic” world, then terrorists may harness it.
China, like Russia under Putin, is a bogeyman figure for liberal Westerners.
“I think there is a tremendous opportunity for China to develop green technology because China’s needs for energy are going to expand.”
The most spectacular of the three manned Chinese space missions so far was Shenzhou 7. It launched on September 25, 2008 with three taikonauts on board.
Much like with Chopin, Wang compensates her Scriabin performance with her terrific concentration.