MDFF: You Are the Days to Come

The film is set in Beijing in the 1980s during the extraordinary time that led up to Tiananmen Square protests 1989. It tells the story of young artists and musicians demanding freedom and making rebellion through their art and music, creating indelible memories for a generation of Chinese people.

The director Yang Yang grew up in Beijing in this time and the film is framed within her memories and lived experience. The film travels back in time with the six artists whose work represented the revolutionary dreams of a generation soon to be violently silenced by the 1989 Tiananmen Square massacre.

Screening with Short Film GHOSTS OF MOIRA.

Legend Deluxe: In-Cinema dining session.
Event: Special event screening, complimentary & discount tickets do not apply
CC & AD: Closed Captions or Audio Description available for individual/personal use in those shows indicating a 'CC & AD' notation on a film's session time booking button. Please note that only selected sessions are capable of offering the Closed Captions or Audio Description option, please contact the cinema in the event of confusion to avoid disappointment.

Session times for the new cinema week, commencing each Thursday, will be released the Tuesday afternoon prior

Rating E
Genre Documentary
Running Time 99
Language
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