Electric Shadows: Contemporary Chinese Film Series

Premiered in the fall of 2014, “Electric Shadows” is a contemporary Chinese film series, which features recent produced Chinese films, ranging from romantic comedy to science fiction. All screenings are free and open to the public.

Fall 2016

Sponsored by the Confucius Institute and Lieberthal-Rogel Center for Chinese Studies at U-M, Electric Shadows: 2016 Contemporary Chinese Film Series will feature five exciting Chinese films released in recent years.  Stay tuned for more information about this year’s film series.


27sep7:00 pm- 9:00 pmThe Mermaid 美人鱼 (2016)Directed by Stephen Chow


4oct7:00 pm- 9:00 pmMonster Hunt 捉妖记 (2015)Directed by Rama Hui
11oct7:00 pm- 9:00 pmWhat Women Want 我知女人心 (2011)Directed by Daming Chen
18oct7:00 pm- 9:00 pmMojin: The Lost Legend 鬼吹灯之寻龙诀 (2015)Directed by Tian Xiao Peng
25oct7:00 pm- 9:00 pmMountains May Depart 山河故人 (2015)Directed by Jie Zhangke