Canadian directed 歸途列車 (Last Train Home) nominated for DGA documentary prize

Here is a Mandarin interview with the director Lixin Fan (訪紀錄片歸途列車導演范立新) posted on Dec 7, 2010 conducted by a US TV station.

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I am excited to report the Lixin Fan directed Canadian made ‘Last Train Home‘ is nominated for DGA Documentary Prize.

Last Train Home, a documentary that looks at Chinese peasants, and four other documentaries that focus on various hot-button topics from the American scene, have been nominated by the Directors Guild of America for its outstanding directorial achievement in documentary.”

Congrats Lixin, I am really excited for Lixin as ‘Last Train Home‘ is his debut film!

Check out my previous entries about the film,

* My March 2010 interview with Lixin Fan, director of “Last Train Home”

* “Last Train Home” directed by Lixin Fan is one of TIFF Top 10 feature films

* “Last Train Home” Review – 130 million Chinese migrant workers making inexpensive “Made in China” goods possible

* NYT article, “Following Workers’ Trails of Tears in China”

Also check out Roger Ebert’s review of the film.

Here is a trailer of the film,


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