Scene from the film The Fading Village
Scene from the film The Fading Village
Scene from the film The Fading Village
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The Fading Village

  • China
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Hou Junli is the only young man remaining in the village of North Shanxi Province, where all the young people went to the city. Hou makes a living by goats raising. Facing the lonely life in the village and the temptation of outside world,he hesitates whether he should leave or stay.


  • Original Title
    The Fading Village
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Liu Feifang, Miao Ruwen
  • Cinematography
    Liu Feifang, Cheng Chia-ming
  • Editing
    Guo Hengqi
  • Music
    Roc Chen
  • Runtime
    172 min (91+ min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • China
  • Format
    • Colour
  • Distribution
  • Festivals
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