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As Time Goes By In Shanghai
As Time Goes By In Shanghai
As Time Goes By In Shanghai
As Time Goes By In Shanghai
As Time Goes By w Szanghaju
dir. Uli Gaulke, Germany/Netherlands, 2013, 90 mins
Screening times
May 16 21:30, Kinoteka 2
May 17 13:00, Kinoteka 1
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About the film

Peace Old Jazz Band has been performing together since 1980, but the group’s members have been playing much longer than that. Aged between 65 and 87 years, many of them have been playing jazz since the 1940s and have seen the world transform. From the Japanese occupation and the Cultural Revolution to capitalism on overdrive, the band members have seen the many faces of China and withstood the government’s suspicions of jazz. Through ages of political upheaval they never lost their faith and belief in their music. Now comes one of their biggest challenges: each year Rotterdam hosts the North Sea Jazz Festival and this year, Peace Old Jazz plans to make the trip. The director Uli Gaulke follows them as they make the hopeful journey to win the love of the festival’s audiences.


Reżyseria/Directed by: Weikai Huang
Zdjęcia/Cinematography by: Axel Schneppat, Jörg Jeshel
Produkcja/Production: Albers Helge; Flying Moon Filmproduktion

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