Shun Li and the Poet (Io sono Li)

Shun Li and the Poet (Io sono Li)
  • 2011
  • Italy/France
  • 100 min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Andrea Segre
  • Cast: Tao Zhao, Rade Serbedzija, Marco Paolini
  • Language: Italian
  • UK release: 21 June 2013

Chinese single mother Shun Li (Zhao Tao) is an immigrant in Italy, who while tending a bar in a small coastal town befriends a widowed Slavic fisherman (Serbedzija). This debut fiction feature from Italian documentary-maker Segre is a delicately observed exploration of themes of immigration, belonging and economic change.

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Filmhouse, Edinburgh (0.0 miles)

88 Lothian Road, Edinburgh, EH3 9BZ
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