London Chinese Film Festival at Museum of London Docklands (31 Jan; 1, 7, 8 and 14 Feb)

February 1, 2009toFebruary 14, 2009


A season of films exploring Chinese life and culture in partnership with the Chinese Cultural Centre.

Nezha conquers the Dragon King
Sat 31 Jan, 2-3.10pm
Based on a well-known legend, this animated film tells the struggle of the little boy Nezha against the Dragon King of the sea, who sends storms and floods to destroy the land of his birth.
FREE, 6 +

Passage into New Year & Chinese Wedding Ceremony
Sat 7 Feb, 2-3pm
Two short documentary films recording aspects of Chinese contemporary life.
In the first film ‘the old year fades amid the sound of firecrackers and the aroma of wine lingers in the warm spring breeze’.
In the second film a wedding marks a woman’s passage from one household to another, her transition from daughter to daughter-in-law.
FREE, 8 +

Museum of London Docklands, No 1
Warehouse, West India Quay, London E14 4AL

31 January
1, 7, 8 and 14 February


0870 444 3855

Getting there:
West India Quay
Tube: Canary Wharf
Buses: 135, 277, D3, D7 and D8