Ju Dou (1989)

Director: Zhang Yimou
Starring: Gong Li, Li Wei, Li Baotian, Zhang Li

This erotic drama follows the passion as a beautiful young bride is drawn to the handsome, strong nephew of her new husband. An exquisitely photograph... Read more

Shanghai Triad (1995)

Director: Zhang Yimou
Starring: Gong Li, Li Baotian, Li Xuejian, Sun Chun

Zhang Yimou's absorbing tale of the Chinese underworld in the 1930s, focusing on a boy who's hired to be the silent servant of a pampered nightclub qu... Read more

The Nightingale (2013)

Director: Phillipe Muyl
Starring: Boatian Li, Xiaoran Li, Xin Yi Yang

Zhigen, an old Chinese farmer, has lived alone in Beijing for over 20 years after moving to the city to allow his son Chongyi to attend university. He... Read more

Blind Shaft (2003)

Director: Li Yang
Starring: Wang Baoqiang, Wang Shuangbao, Li Qiang

This gritty, guerrilla-style drama centers on two con men who set out to strike a blow against the spirit-crushing coal mining industry of Northwester... Read more

A World Without Thieves (2004)

Director: Feng Xiaogang
Starring: Andy Lau, Rene Liu, Ge You, Baoqiang Wang, Bingbing Li

Bo (Andy Lau) and Li (Rene Liu) play a pair of expert grifters who have just amassed a large wad of cash, prompting Li to say she wants out of the biz... Read more

A Touch of Sin (2013)

Director: Zhangke Jia
Starring: Zhao Tao, Wang Baoqiang, Wu Jiang, Lanshan Luo, Li Meng

Four independent stories set in modern China about random acts of violence. The film was nominated for the Palme d'Or at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival... Read more