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Complimentary for Current Members

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Doors Open
9:00 AM

Screening Start
9:30 AM

“Shanghai Red
Coachella Valley Premiere

Saturday - October 17, 2009
Doors Open for Complimentary Refreshments at 9:00 AM
Film Begins Promptly at 9:30 AM
Camelot Theatres
2300 Baristo Road, Palm Springs, CA

Vivian Wu ("The Pillow Book," "Eve and the Fire Horse", “The Joy Luck Club”, “Heaven and Earth”) plays Meili, an interpreter who becomes an angel of vengeance when her husband is shot dead on his way to sign a joint-venture contract.  The appearance of an enigmatic American expatriate (Richard Burgi, “Desperate Housewives”, “24”, “The Sentinel”) a  troubleshooter for companies, draws her into a web of deceit, love and guilt in this time bending murder mystery that is part “Memento” and part “Lover.”  Shot in Shanghai.

Writer/Director:  Oscar L. Costo
Distributor:  Indicam Pictures
Genre:     Murder Mystery
Runtime:  98 min.
Country:  USA/CHINA
Language:  English and Mandarin w/English subtitles
Parents Guide:  Rated R

Festivals:  Montreal World Festival, Newport Beach Film Festival, Chinese American Film Festival, LA

  Official Selection:  Montreal Film Festival, Shanghai Film Festival, Newport Beach Film Festival, Santa Barbara Film Festival, Hollywood Chinese American Film Festival

"Exotic thriller with strong female lead... Vivian Wu is ravishing and she gives subtle gradations in performance... "   Maggie Lee, Hollywood Reporter

"Well-thesped tensions prove fascinating in this elegant and dreamy concoction... Intense perfs by Sun and particularly Wu... "  Ronnie Scheib, Variety

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