West of the Tracks (2002)

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Film details

  • Director

    Wang Bing

  • Country

    People's Republic of China

  • Year


  • Genre


  • Type


  • Category

    Non Fiction

Alternative titles

  • TIEXI QU Original Chinese
  • Tiexi District Alternative
  • TIE XI QU Alternative Chinese
  • Tiexi Qu West of the Tracks Alternative


Documentary about the Tiexi District, established in 1934 and expanded during the 1950s to become China's largest industrialised zone. The area is now in decline. The film aims to be a portrait of the place and its people.

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