WASHINGTON, DC – The Shen Zhou International Film Festival kicked off at noon of July 22, 2014 in Washington, D.C.’s Angelika Film Center. At 4 pm, the new Shen Zhou film, “The Story of Two Artists” had its world premiere at the festival. The 30-minute short film attracted a large audience, with some saying that they would come again at 7:30 pm. The film was to be shown again because the film has such rich content and a lot of things that are worth pondering over deeply.
Image: Ms. Moo Young. (Photographer: Ziqing Su/The Epochtimes News Paper)
2014 Shen Zhou International Film Festival is held on July 22 at the Angelika Film Center. All of the films are showed on the film festival are about Falun Gong practitioners’ stories. They include “Shake the World,” “Forever,” “Awakening,” and the documentary “The Story of Two Artists.” The second screening, “Forever,” was shown at two o’clock in the afternoon. Many of the audience had tears in their eyes and even hugged the staff, thanking them for showing the film.
Image: Mr. Marco Rojas and his mother. (Photographer: Ziqing Su/The Epochtimes News Paper)
WASHINGTON, DC – July 22 marked the start of the 2014 Shen Zhou International Film Festival in Washington, D.C.’s Angelika Film Center. The first film shown was “Shake the World,” a movie produced for Shen Zhou Film Studios in 2006.
Three immortals descend to the world from the heavens and reincarnate lifetime after lifetime through thousands of years. Amid delusion and tragedies, they struggle to maintain their vows to each other, as royalty, later as peasants, and lastly as modern day individuals, trying to find the meaning of life on earth. With the way back to heaven finally within their grasp, they face the hardest challenge of their many lives.
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