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Chen Kaige Interview


18 June 2011

Director Chen Kaige speaks with Shelly Kraicer
Director Chen Kaige speaks with Shelly Kraicer

Chinese Director Chen Kaige is one of China's most respected filmmakers. His 1993 film Farewell My Concubine was the first Chinese film to win the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival.

Chen was interviewed by Chinese Film Festival curator Shelly Kraicer about his latest film, the historical drama Sacrifice, which screened at this year's festival.

Shelly Kraicer is a Beijing-based writer, critic, and film curator.

Shelley's interview with Director Chen Kaige was sponsored by the Confucius Institute.

For more information regarding this event, visit the Sydney Film Festival website.