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Documentary Film Show & Panel Discussion: The Blood of Yingzhou District
Date: 6 November 2008 

Modern China Studies Documentary Film Show & Panel Discussion

The Blood of Yingzhou District

Producer: Thomas Lennon
Director: Ruby Yang
Featuring: Gau Jun, Ren Nan'nan, Huang Jinhong, Huang Xinmei, Huang Xinlei,

In Chinese with English subtitles

Date: November 6, 2008 (Thursday)
Time: 4:30 to 7:00 pm
Venue: MG07, Main Building, HKU

This Academy Award-winning documentary short follows a year in the life of children in the Province of Anhui in China who have lost their parents to AIDS.

The screening of the documentary will be followed by a panel discussion.

Panel Members:
Ms. Ruby Yang, Director, The Blood of Yingzhou District
Professor Jing Jun, Department of Sociology, Tsinghua University
Professor Ying Chan, Journalism and Media Studies Centre, HKU
Dr. Esther Yau, Department of Comparative Literature, HKU

Dr. Haiyan Lee, Modern China Studies Programme Coordinator, HKU

Refreshments will be served following the panel discussion.

For enquiries, please contact Ms. Georgina Challen on 2219 4404 or email

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