37th Annual VIRGINIA FILM FESTIVAL Oct 30-Nov 3, 2024

37th Annual VIRGINIA FILM FESTIVAL October 30-November 3, 2024

Long Day’s Journey Into Night

Long Day’s Journey Into Night FINAL

Returning to his hometown of Kaili after over a decade has past, Luo Hongwu cannot escape the troubling memories of his former life. After visiting his father’s home, he finds an old photograph of a woman he once loved. Luo is tormented by the recollections of the beautiful woman he left behind. In his quest to find the location of this mysterious woman, the past and present intersect and alter leaving Luo to wonder what is real and what is imaginary. Nothing is quite as it seems in this reimagined, dream-like Film Noir. Introduction by Charles Laughlin (UVA)


Sunday, November 4


1:45 PM


Alamo Drafthouse Cinema 5

Film Info

Director: Gan Bi.

Runtime: 110 min.

Year: 2018

Country: China

Language: Mandarin

Accessibility: Subtitles

Featuring: Sylvia Chang, Yongzhong Chen, Jue Huang, Hong-Chi Lee, Meng Li, Wei Tang.