Magazine article Screen International

Tang Wei to Star in Bi Gan's 'Long Day's Journey into Night'

Magazine article Screen International

Tang Wei to Star in Bi Gan's 'Long Day's Journey into Night'

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EXCLUSIVE: Wild Bunch to handle sales on 'Kaili Blues' director's second feature

Chinese director Bi Gan has attracted a top-flight cast for his second feature, Long Day's Journey Into Night, including Tang Wei (Lust, Caution), Sylvia Chang (Mountains May Depart) and Huang Jue (The Final Master).

In addition, Wild Bunch has come on board to handle international sales on the detective drama, which also stars Taiwanese actor Lee Hong-chi (Thanatos, Drunk) and reunites the director with Chen Yongzhong, the lead actor of his award-winning debut, Kaili Blues.

Shanghai-based Dangmai Films, established by Bi and producer Shan Zuolong, is producing with Huace Group and Han Han's PMF Pictures, while Charles Gillibert's Paris-based CG Cinema will co-produce. Wild Bunch, which will commence sales on the film in Cannes next week, is handling all territories outside China, Hong Kong and Taiwan.

The story follows a man who returns to his hometown to find a mysterious woman whom he spent an unforgettable summer with twelve years earlier. …

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