GoEast July Movie Night: Dying to survive

Shanghai Library Campus 上海徐汇区永福路147弄63号 Lane 147 Yongfu Road, Building 63 Xuhui District, Shanghai


The biggest Chinese movie of 2018 was supposed to be the fantasyfilm Asura, with a budget of more than $100M, but it was the lowbudget movie ‘Dying to Survive’ (我不是药神) that took all the headlines and visitors.

Sophia laoshi: “The movie is based on a true story and became a hot topic everywhere in China, online and offline. It also got super high scores on platforms like Douban. It is about love and loss, law and morality.”

You’ll also:

  • Learn key words about comedies in Chinese from a GoEast teacher
  • Watch the movie in Mandarin with English subtitles (116 min)
  • Share thoughts and opinions about the movie

Location: Shanghai Library Campus
Language: Chinese with English subtitles
Price: 30 rmb (24rmb for GoEast students)
Special 2-for-1 price if you bring a friend!

*Snacks and drinks will be provided