This session addresses the way in which Chinese immigrants from two different age groups—young people and the elderly—resignify their practices and understand the links with their origins, the transmission of values, the sense of community and their personal quest. Discussion after the screening with Silvia Rey, Xiaomei Espiro and Gladys Nieto.
- Wan Xia. The Last Light of the Sunset, directed by Silvia Rey Canudo. Spain, 2018. 22'. Original soundtrack with Spanish subtitles
- El hilo rojo. 2017, directed by Gabriela Xiaomei Espiro Rosselló. Spain, 2017. 18'
Discussion after the screening with the two directors: Silvia Rey and Xiaomei Espiro. Moderator: Gladys Nieto, lecturer in East Asian Studies (UAM) and director of the Confucius Institute in Madrid.
20 November 2018Films, Screenings, Talks Session 1. New Business?
This session explores the discontinuity or continuity that young Chinese descendants seek, both in how they strive to (…)