Release year: 2012
Run time: 25 mins
Film type: Fiction
An ailing middle-aged man boarded a train bound for Tianjin. A young man tells him that this train can take him to Cordoba, or even anywhere...
Born in Jinan, Shangdong, China, He studied Film Directing at the Beijing Film Academy. Following two short films and several novels, An Elephant Sitting Still was his first feature-length film. This is a four-hour portrait of a society of egoists. Tragically, it will also be the final chapter in his legacy. On October 12, 2017, the artist took his own life at age 29.