The Movie Screenings at CUC This Week

November 26,2018

This week, three films, BALI: Beats of Paradise , Thelma & Louise and The Last Emperor  will be on show at cuc!



BALI: Beats of Paradise

Date: November 28, 2018 - Wednesday
Time: 18:20 - 20:30
Venue: Room206, Lecture Hall in CUC TV station
Director Zheng Fenfei
Introduction: The music documentary Bali: paradise beats, starring Grammy-winning artist Judith Hill and Indonesian composer Nyoman Wenten, chronicles the development of Gamelan (an Indonesian orchestra instrument).


The Last Emperor

Date: November 28, 2018 - Wednesday
Time: 18:00
Venue: Cui Yongyuan Oral History Research Center
Introduction: The Last Emperor is a 1987 British-Italian epic biographical drama film about the life of Puyi, the last Emperor of China, whose autobiography was the basis for the screenplay written by Mark Peploe and Bernardo Bertolucci. The film chronicles Puyi's life from his ascent to the throne as a small boy to his imprisonment and forced abdication as revolution sweeps through China.


Thelma & Louise

Date: November 30, 2018 - Friday
Time: 18:00
Venue: Room206, TV station
Introduction: This film is about the story of two women Thelma & Louise. On their road for vocation, Louise killed a man who threatened to rape her best friend Thelma. Their journey, therefore, turned into a flight, which was more of a fight against the male-dominated society. Along the way, both Thelma and Louise rediscovered the power of their friendship and surprising aspects of their personalities.