Sunday’s NYFF Tie-in Video of the Day Could Really Use a Band-Aid

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09/21/2008 12:00 AM |

Not to scoop myself when I talk about it later but Jia Zhang-ke’s documentary 24 City, upcoming at the New York Film Festival, is hella good. (And, NB, currently without distribution; his previous documentary, Useless, played at last year’s NYFF and hasn’t been seen on these shores since.) So, in Jia’s honor, here is the preview for his fourth film, The World, mostly because it opens with one of my favorite opening shots in movies, ever: