Seven Intellectuals in a Bamboo Forest

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Seven Intellectuals in a Bamboo Forest
Yang Fudong
Seven Intellectuals in a Bamboo Forest (Part II) (still), 2004
Image courtesy of Yang Fudong, ShanghART Gallery and Marian Goodman Gallery

Event Details

Shot in black and white 35 mm film and transferred to digital, Yang Fudong's epic film premiered as a five-part moving image installation at the Venice Biennale in 2007.

Based on a famous story a group of young intellectuals who retreat from the corruption of urban life to a bamboo grove for conversation, singing and drinking.

Runtime: 4 hours 50 mins with a 30 min interval.

Part I, 2003: 29 mins
Part 2, 2004: 46 mins
Part 3, 2006: 53 mins
Part 4, 2007: 70 mins
Part 5, 2007: 91 mins

Date
Location
Auditorium, lower ground level
Cost
Free

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