Families with Children from China New England

Film Screening & Discussion: MAINELAND

  • 24 Jul 2018
  • 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Landmark's Kendall Square Cinema, 355 Binney St, Cambridge, MA 02139

Join a special screening hosted by Primary Source of the award-winning documentary MAINELAND, a multi-layered coming-of-age tale that follows two affluent and cosmopolitan Chinese teenagers as they settle into a boarding school in blue-collar rural Maine.

Following the screening, director Miao Wang will speak with the audience and answer questions about making the film and her observations on Chinese students studying in the United States.

Tickets will be available for purchase at the door.

“A quiet marvel of a documentary...” - The New Yorker

“Astute and absorbing … 'Maineland' takes up a large and complicated set of topics — the global economy, the shifting relations between East and West, the commodification of American education — and addresses them with understated delicacy … I'll keep my fingers crossed for a sequel.” - The New York Times

Click here to learn more about MAINELAND.


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