The Wild Goose Lake

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Showings

Home Viewing Fri, Apr 3, 2020
Home Viewing Sat, Apr 4, 2020
Home Viewing Sun, Apr 5, 2020
Home Viewing Mon, Apr 6, 2020
Home Viewing Tue, Apr 7, 2020
Home Viewing Wed, Apr 8, 2020
Home Viewing Thu, Apr 9, 2020
Home Viewing Fri, Apr 10, 2020 12:00 PM
Home Viewing Sat, Apr 11, 2020 12:00 PM
Home Viewing Sun, Apr 12, 2020 12:00 PM
Home Viewing Mon, Apr 13, 2020 12:00 PM
Home Viewing Tue, Apr 14, 2020 12:00 PM
Home Viewing Wed, Apr 15, 2020 12:00 PM
Home Viewing Thu, Apr 16, 2020 12:00 PM
Ticket Prices
General Public:$12.00
Film Info
Program:New Releases
Virtual Cinema
Tags:Crime
Drama
Thriller
Action
Asian Interest
Release Year:2019
Runtime:110 min
Country/Region:China
France
Language:Chinese (Mandarin)
Website:Official Website
Print Source:Film Movement
Trailer:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7E5De82Yo9c
Cast/Crew
Director:Diao Yinan
Producer:Li Li
Yang Shen
Cinematographer:Jingsong Dong
Screenwriter:Diao Yinan
Editor:Jinlei Kong
Matthieu Laclau
Composer:B6
Principal Cast:Ge Hu
Lun-Mei Kwei
Fan Liao
Regina Wan
Dao Qi
Jue Huang
Zeng Meihuizi
Yicong Zhang
Yongzhong Chen
Filmography:Uniform (2003)
Night Train (2007)
Black Coal
Thin Ice (2014)

Description

MSP Film Present Virtual Cinema!

Though our daily in-house cinema programming is temporarily suspended and the 2020 MSPIFF disrupted for now, we are busy looking for creative ways to bring film viewing opportunities to you, our amazing members and patrons!

We are partnering with independent distributor Zeitgeist Films to bring a brave new alternative online experience to film fans in our community for home viewing!

Your purchase will directly support MSP Film as we reassess, plan for the future, and uphold our commitment to bringing our community together through the very best in international independent cinema. Thank you. We do it for you and couldn't do it without you.

About the Film:

From acclaimed director Diao Yinan, The Wild Goose Lake is the eagerly anticipated follow-up to his 2014 Berlinale winning neo-noir Black Coal, Thin Ice. Toppling box office records in Diao’s native China, The Wild Goose Lake “cements his status as a master filmmaker with another ingenious crime epic” (Little White Lies).

When small-time mob leader Zhou Zenong (Chinese superstar Hu Ge) accidentally kills a cop, a dead-or-alive bounty is placed on his head, forcing him on the lam from both the police as well as dangerous gangsters out for the reward. Hiding out in China’s densely populated (and deeply divided) Wuhan province, Zhou becomes entangled with a beautiful, enigmatic woman, who has mysterious intentions of her own. Featuring gorgeous, neon-drenched cinematography and bursts of shocking, expertly choreographed action, The Wild Goose Lake is “spellbinding” (Rolling Stone), “brilliant" (Indiewire) and “downright Hitchcockian” (AV Club).


Press

91% Fresh Rating on Rotten Tomatoes

"[A] spellbinding pulp noir with a stylish edge" - Rolling Stone

NYT Critic's Pick "[The Wild Goose Lake] exhilarates" - New York Times

"An invigorating, poetic, and discretely brilliant Chinese noir" - IndieWire


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