Guests at CVF 2017

Ones to watch

The Road to Mandalay

The latest work from acclaimed director Midi Z, hailed by many as one of the real rising stars of Southeast Asian cinema.


A visually spectacular, poetic and dreamlike cinematic experience following the strange journey of the young captain of a cargo ship sailing up the Yangtze River.

Children are not afraid of Death, Children are afraid of Ghosts

A challenging mix of documentary, animation and experimental filmmaking investigating the story of the group suicide of children in a small village deep in the mountains of Guizhou in 2015.

My Land

Fan Jian’s My Land is a challenging documentary which tells the story of a farmer helping Beijing’s migrant workers fight for their rights.

Fresh Wave 2017: Electric Dreams

Electric Dreams brings a selection of some of the most outstanding films from the Hong Kong 2017 Fresh Wave competition.

Films screened at CVF 2017

UK Premiere // Followed by Drinks Reception
BFI Southbank NFT3
May 2, 2017
6:10 pm

BFI Southbank NFT3
May 3, 2017
8:40 pm

Workshops 9am-1pm, Panel Discussion 3pm-5pm
King's Anatomy Museum
May 4, 2017
9:00 am
Sold out

King's Lucas
May 4, 2017
6:30 pm

European Premiere
King's Lucas
May 6, 2017
2:30 pm

King's Lucas
May 7, 2017
2:30 pm

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