Dong, 2006

Hong Kong 2019
Lisson Gallery
Video/Film
Dong is a 2006 documentary by Chinese director Jia Zhangke. It is the companion piece to his feature Still Life, which was released concurrently. The film follows the artist and actor Liu Xiaodong as he paints a group of laborers near the Three Gorges Dam (also the subject of Still Life) and later a group of women in Bangkok. Dong screened at the 2006 Venice International Film Festival and the 2006 Toronto International Film Festival.