Dana Auditorium (Sunderland Language Center)
356 College Street
Middlebury, VT 05753
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Free
Open to the Public

While protecting his friend from a bully, WEI Bu pushes the tormentor down a staircase. WEI’s neighbor, WANG Jin, is estranged from his family and, with nothing to lose, decides to join him. Later the pair is joined by HUANG Ling, WEI’s classmate. She is bedeviled by a destructive affair with a married school official. Together, this desperate trio, decide their only hope is to flee. So, they board a bus towards Manchuria, where it is rumored that a circus elephant is said to be sitting still, seemingly oblivious to pain and tribulations of the world at large. (3h 50min) Free.

Sponsored by:
Film & Media Culture

Contact Organizer

Berg, Sheerya
shberg@middlebury.edu
(802) 443-3190