Director: Xin Yukun
Cast: Jiang Wu, Song Yang, Yuan Wenkang
Language: Mandarin (With Catalan Subtitles) / Runtime: 119 min.
In a small village in the north of China, there is conflict for its natural resources. Mine owners are getting richer whilst damaging the environment and affecting the people who live in the countryside. A young shepherd disappears and this will open Pandora’s box.
After the success of The Coffin in the Mountain, Xin Yukun presents the struggles of the lower classes against the corrupted forces with a modern thriller with influence from Western films and with a visual and powerful narrative.