The Next Life records a couple in the aftermath of losing their only daughter in the Great Sichuan Earthquake.
This film has been curated by the Chinese Independent Film Network UK (CIFN-UK), Newcastle University and supported by UK Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) as part of their Earth in Crisis tour showcasing a series of Chinese eco-documentary films foregrounding the growing ecological emergency facing our planet.
This screening will be followed by a director Q&A.
PLEASE NOTE: THERE WILL BE NO ADVERTS PLAYED BEFORE FILMS IN THE BERTHA DOCHOUSE SCREEN. ALL FEATURES WILL START PROMPTLY FOLLOWING A SELECTION OF TRAILERS.