Keyword: Beijing

Karate Kid

The Karate Kid (2010)

Rated: PG Runtime: 132 minutes Release date: 06/10/2010
Twelve-year-old Dre Parker could've been the most popular kid in Detroit, but his mother's latest career move has landed him in China. Dre immediately falls for his classmate Mei Ying--and the feeling is mutual--but cultural differences make such a friendship impossible. Even worse, Dre's feelings make an enemy of the class bully, and kung fu prodigy, Cheng. With no friends in a strange land, Dre...
Yi Sheng Yi Shi

Yi Sheng Yi Shi (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 106 minutes Release date: 09/04/2014
Friends An Ran and Zhao Yong-yuan are separated as children and meet again years later in Beijing in the early 1990's, when An is a university student and Zhao is a hawker. They rediscover their childhood friendship and Zhao helps her raise funds to study abroad. They also fall in love, but try to hide it until Zhao sees An off and confesses that he wants to take care of her for the rest of her...
Web Junkie

Web Junkie (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 74 minutes Release date: 08/05/2014
China is the first country to label "Internet addiction" a clinical disorder. With extraordinary intimacy, the film investigates a Beijing rehab center where Chinese teenagers are deprogrammed - focusing on three teens, their parents and the health professionals determined to help them kick their habit.
Dir: Hilla Medalia
With: N/A

Restless (2000)

Rated: None Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 11/02/2000
Leah is a young translator in her late twenties who's unhappily involved with Jeff, a playboy of sorts who is as untrustworthy as he is charming. Taking the advice of her best friend to cut loose, Leah -- who has always had the spirit of a wanderer -- begins to spend time with a Chinese-American surfer named Richard Kao, an Angeleno who has been denying his heritage for some time. And Leah...
Beijing Love Story

Beijing Love Story (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 122 minutes Release date: 02/13/2014
Different generations look at love, romance and commitment, all from a uniquely Beijing perspective; a pregnant woman must choose between her husband and an ex-love who comes back into her life, a couple looks toward a trip to Greece to confront their own infidelity, and a young couple must decide whether to listen to their parents' reason or their emotional heart.

The Beijing Ants (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013
In Beijing, China, rents have reached over $11,000 CAD per square metre and it is soon to be the most expensive city in the world. With prices out of reach, house-hunter and filmmaker Ryuji Otsuka decides to target the suburb of Tongzhou instead. Here, we get a snapshot of a couple's maddening experience with a society in transition, revealing as much about changing attitudes as it does about the...
Dir: Ryuji Otsuka
With: N/A