Ghosts of China’s Maoist past haunt the presentPosted: September 10, 2014
The Chinese film “Red Amnesia” shown in Venice is partly a ghost story that may or may not have a ghost, but its portrayal of how the Cultural Revolution left a trail of twisted lives that haunts China today is unambiguous and devastating.
“It’s now been over 30 years since the economic reforms began being implemented in China,” Wang said at a post-screening news conference on Thursday.
“Yet we have not been freed from the influences of the past and in our minds, we have not completely been able to…
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