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The World

Shijie

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Directed by Jia Zhangke
China, 2004
Drama, Fantasy, Romance

Synopsis

At the outskirts of Beijing lies The World Park, a theme park that features replicas of all the wonders of the world. Inside the park works an interconnected group of Chinese youth, all drawn to Beijing with dreams of love and success in the face of globalization.

Synopsis

At the outskirts of Beijing lies The World Park, a theme park that features replicas of all the wonders of the world. Inside the park works an interconnected group of Chinese youth, all drawn to Beijing with dreams of love and success in the face of globalization.

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The WorldDirected byJia Zhangke

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Awards & Festivals

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Venice Film Festival
2004
Village Voice Film Poll
2005 | 3rd place: Best Director
2005 | 2 nominations including: Best Film
São Paulo International Film Festival
2005 | Winner: Critics Award

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