A jury that included high profile directors Olivier Assayas and Miguel Gomes has awarded Wang Bing’s unblinkered documentary, “Mrs. Fang,” the Golden Leopard at the 70th anniversary edition of the Locarno Festival, which ends today.
In keeping with the director’s usual stripped down, uncompromising style, the film focuses on the death of a woman with Alzheimer’s disease in an impoverished corner of China.
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