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Weston Foreign Films | Featuring King of Masks (China)

 

WESTON FOREIGN FILM SERIES – KING OF MASKS (CHINA) 

MONDAY, DECEMBER 11, 2017 

In 1930s China, aging street performer Wang yearns for a male heir to inherit the secrets of his renowned magical act. Though he refuses an offer to join the opera, he heeds the advice of female-impersonating opera star Liang to find an heir. Wang soon buys an 8-year-old orphan named Doggie. When his new heir reveals a desperate secret, Wang must choose between following the strictures of society and the fatherly love he feels for his new protégé.  (China / 1996 / 101 minutes / NR) In Mandarin with English subtitles

The Weston Foreign Film Series is brought to you by the Arts Council of Greater Weston and the City of Weston.  For more information, please visit www.1weston.com or call 954-389-4321.

Showtimes:  4:45 PM and 7:30 PM

All foreign language films have English subtitles.

Series tickets (December through March):  $30, on sale after November 13th.

Individual tickets:  $8 per film, limited availability

Ticket Sales: Available at the Weston Community Center (checks only), and the Friends Book Store (cash/check) in the Weston Branch Library.  Visit www.1weston.com or call 954-389-4321.

 

-Updated 11/28/17