Documentary film news and reviews word has it that director lixin fan's last train home has won the vpro idfa award for best feature-length documentary, and based on the trailer, it seems to be with good reason. Audience reviews for last train home the plight of the chinese lower class in changing economic times has received several treatments over the last couple of years this one was particularly poignant. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for last train home at amazoncom read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users. Last train home will tug at your heartstrings as it opens your eyes, but it also will make you feel incredibly lucky and more than a little spoiled full review | original score: 4/4 robert w.
Last train home, an extraordinary documentary, watches that conflict play out over a period of three years in one family it's one of those extraordinary films, like hoop dreams, that tells a story the makers could not possibly have anticipated in advance. Find trailers, reviews, synopsis, awards and cast information for last train home (2009) - lixin fan on allmovie - changhua zhang and suqin chen are a couple from. Movie reviews for gui tu lie che mrqe metric: see what the critics had to say and watch the trailer.
Read what all the top critics had to say about last train home at metacriticcom. Review: last train home by andrew chan in the september/october 2010 issue the best chinese documentaries of the past decade seem designed to fuel our apocalyptic imagination. Reeling review's review of last train home rail system as all just want to get the last train home been chosen as a movie review query engine.
Last train home is a stellar doc about chinese internal migration film details last train home rated nr - documentary, drama (film review) i love this film, and we just did a podcast. A film that puts an achingly human face on complex philosophical issues, last train home is a remarkable piece of work both in terms of its scope and the degree of access fan has to the family. Rent last train home (2009) starring changhua zhan and suqin chen on dvd and blu-ray get unlimited dvd movies & tv shows delivered to your door with no late fees, ever. Reviews a miniature masterpiece of documentary observation - ty burr, boston globe remarkable fan has visual panache - last train home has some gorgeously composed shots - but he also has something that can't be taught: the patience and understanding to allow a family to tell their heartbreaking story in their own way. With last train home, lixin fan has accomplished something very major it is a special, heartbreaking, unforgettable film it is a special, heartbreaking, unforgettable film see it immediately.
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Competing with some of china's best documentaries like west of the tracks, disorder, the gate of heavenly peace, the amateur chinese-canadian filmmaker, lixin fan begins his documentary, last train home, with a scene where a huge crowd clogs the screen with which the viewers. Last train home is a stark, bleak, and unflinching revelation of a film it is a documentary of one migrant family and the sad realities of life in sweat shop china filmed with almost voyeuristic style, it's hard not to want to turn away when you see the eyes of those being filmed glaring back at you as if daring you to look hard at the. Last train home synopsis find theater showtimes, watch trailers, read reviews and buy movie tickets in advance help my fandango live chat about. The most important film i've seen in years: 'last train home' but even though i had heard all about it and read many admiring reviews, i had not actually seen it until tonight i urge you not.