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Buzz among film buffs as Chinese thriller shines at Tokyo festival

Source:China Daily
Updated:2017-11-24 10:00:46

  Director Dong Yue's first feature film, The Looming Storm, recently won two top awards - for best actor and best artistic contribution - at the 30th Tokyo International Film Festival, leading to a buzz among crime noir fans.

  On Friday, the two-hour feature arrived in Chinese theaters, and has so far scored 7.2 points out of 10 on the country's popular review website Douban.

  But Dong is not intoxicated by the achievement.