Lok Virsa Mandwa Film Club on Saturday screened a Chinese film: “Breaking the Silence”. Executive Director Lok Virsa Dr. Fouzia Saeed and a large number of people from different walks of life participated in the screening.
Dr. Fouzia Saeed welcomed the participants and said that Mandwa Film Club on weekly basis organize screening of selected locals and international films at its Media Centre.
Film “Breaking the Silence” is a 2000 Chinese film directed by Sun Zhou. It was China’s submission to the 73rd Academy Awards for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film. It stars the internationally known Gong Li as a single mother who struggles to raise her deaf child. The film premiered internationally at the 2000 Berlin International Film Festival.