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Ascension

Dir: Jessica Kingdon
97mins   2021   China   15   Mandarin    Subtitled    F-Rated

An impressionistic exploration of the pursuit of wealth and the paradox of progress in the People's Republic of China, Ascension examines what living the so-called 'Chinese Dream' looks like today.

'Slyly observes China's transition from the world's factory to a massive consumer society' - Cath Clarke, The Guardian