Fang Xiu Ying shows 68-year old Mrs. Fang in her last days as family and neighbors care for her in a small rural village in southeastern China. It’s an impressive, straightforward documentary by Chinese director Wang Bing.
Starting next year in Switzerland, you can pay fines for small violations directly in cash to the police officer who caught you. In return, the officer won’t ask for your name and you breaking the rules won’t show up in a system.
Eighty-nine lorries to prove there’s nothing to worry about. Britain is treating us with next level Monty Python absurdity. Nobody seems able to say ‘End Scene’. So the whole tragic comedy keeps perpetuating itself.
In Urumqi, a Chinese city divided by deadly racial violence and suppression of its muslim Uighur population, an ethnically mixed baseball team is training to win the national championship. Against all odds.