“All About My Sisters” has secured distribution forward of its North American premiere on the New York Movie Pageant. A press launch introduced that Icarus Movies snagged North American rights to Qiong Wang’s documentary about her household with plans for a theatrical launch adopted by residence leisure rollout.
Described as a “advanced portrait of her household reckoning with the lasting affect of China’s one-child coverage,” “All About My Sisters” marks Wang’s characteristic doc debut. “After giving start to 2 daughters, Qiong’s mother and father have been determined for a boy. Once they discovered that they have been pregnant with a 3rd daughter, the couple launched into a path that will have an effect on their household for generations to come back,” the movie’s synopsis particulars. “Filming for greater than seven years, Ms. Wang courageously investigates her household’s surprising historical past. Intimate, highly effective interviews together with her mother and father and siblings and a eager eye for element create a never-before-seen view of the one-child coverage at its peak and the echoes that also hang-out a household and their group immediately.”
Wang is presently instructing and finding out at Temple College in Philadelphia.
Try a clip from “All About My Sisters” under. The New York Movie Pageant runs from September 24-October 10. Different movies set to display embody “Bergman Island,” Mia Hansen-Løve’s portrait of an American couple who go to a Swedish island to work on screenplays for his or her respective upcoming movies, and “Neptune Frost,” a sci-fi punk musical from Anisia Uzeyman and Saul Williams.