Welcome to The Portsmouth Film Society’s website. The society shows the best in world cinema, documentary, independent film, animation and classic movies. Members see great films in a social environment, and meet and chat about movies with other film fans. PFS gives you the chance to watch great films that you might not otherwise get a chance to see.
Winter Programme continues with:
A TOUCH OF SIN (China- 2013)
6.45pm Thursday 29 January
Cert 15 | 125m
Cantonese with English Subtitles
A “brilliant exploration of violence and corruption in contemporary China” (The Atlantic). A miner, enraged by corruption, takes justice into his own hands. A migrant discovers the possibilities of owning a firearm. A sauna receptionist is pushed to her limits by an abusive client. And a factory worker goes from one discouraging job to the next.
“Jia Zhangke’s brilliantly observed A Touch of Sin paints a bleak and violent picture of contemporary China.” GEOFFREY MACNAB, The Independent.