Oh, The Sanxia studies the completion of China’s Three Gorges Dam, for which some of China’s most prominent political figures past and present are taken to task for rushing through. The result being long-term ecological damage causing widespread elimination of local economies and wildlife.
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.