List Film

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.

Performance times

This film is not currently showing in cinemas.

Tell us more about this listing.