Robert Adanto's The Rising Tide investigates China's meteoric march toward the future through the work of some of its most acclaimed photographers and video artists, who comment with intelligence, wit, foreboding and nostalgia. Interspersed throughout the documentary are interviews with artists, scholars, critics/curators and gallery directors. In Mandarin and English, with English subtitles.

This film was screened at ART HK 09 as part of Backroom Conversations, a series of programmes presented by Asia Art Archive.

Note: An information packet accompanying the film is also available at the Archive (location code: REF.ADR)

Alternative title

ART HK 09 | Backroom Conversations | Documentary Screenings - China

Access level

Onsite

director

Robert ADANTO

production company/producer

Robert ADANTO

Location code CD.001042
Language

Chinese - Simplified, 

English

Publication/Creation date

2008

Running time

1:35:27

Video format

DVD

No of copies

1

Content type

documentary

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The Rising Tide