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Pickpocket
Pickpocket
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PICKPOCKET

小武 | Xiao Wu

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Directed by Jia Zhangke
China, Hong Kong, 1998
Drama

Synopsis

A pickpocket struggles to keep up with the current of China’s transformation into an economic powerhouse. Abandoned by his friends and stymied by the terrain shifting beneath him, the thief stumbles upon a chance at love and finds himself confronted with the question: is this any way to live?

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Synopsis

A pickpocket struggles to keep up with the current of China’s transformation into an economic powerhouse. Abandoned by his friends and stymied by the terrain shifting beneath him, the thief stumbles upon a chance at love and finds himself confronted with the question: is this any way to live?

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