Read This: Interview with Dead Souls Director Wang Bing
DEAD SOULS screens this month at AFS Cinema. Buy Tickets.
Wang Bing discusses his masterwork DEAD SOULS, the definitive documentary about Maoist purges in mid-century China
Among the biggest highlights at AFS this month are several films by Wang Bing, a global visionary whose timely work carries deep insights into the politics and social realities of China. DEAD SOULS, which begins showing at AFS this Thursday, recalls the scale, artistry and historic scope of the Claude Lanzmann Holocaust masterpiece, SHOAH. Read on for more about Wang Bing’s approach to this incredible work, and see it at AFS this Thursday (with part 2 showing next Thursday).