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Church Cinema

Gan Xiaoer

Release year: 2008

Run time: 81 mins

Film type: Documentary


In the summer of 2007, the filmmaker Gan Xiao'er lead a projection team, with projector and a self-made screen, touring around the churches of Henan, holding eight screenings of his feature film, Raised from Dust. This 80-minute version of Church Cinema is the documentation of one of the locations—the church where the film was shot.


Director biography

GAN Xiao'er (1970) studied business but then attended the film academy in Bejing, where he produced several short films during his studies. Raised From Dust is his second feature.