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Monkey King "Uproar in Heaven"
Tue 18 October 2016, 18:00 – 21:00 BST
Special talk and screening of the 1964 animation of Monkey King "Uproar in Heaven". As part of Gold on Film week.
Completed one year before the outbreak of the Cultural Revolution, the timely-titled Uproar in Heaven (1964) represents both the culmination and the final curtain call of the golden age of Chinese animation.
Join Professors Chris Berry (Film studies, King's College) and Michael Dutton (Politics, Goldsmiths) as they discuss its cultural and artistic relevance on this "Year of the Monkey"
Doors Open: 6pm
Talk (30mins) followed by screening and Q&A
The film will be in Mandarin Chinese with English Subtitles.
Running time: 93mins
at Curzon Cinema, Goldsmiths, University of London