For the Love of a Gangster: Ash is the Purest White

By Yun-hua Chen. Jia Zhangke’s latest, Ash is the Purest White, three years after his previous film Mountains May Depart (2015) which ambitiously spans from 1999 till futuristic 2025 and journeys from Fengyang in Shanxi Province to Perth in Australia, continues with his incessant probing of how China changes but is rather anchored to his … Continue reading For the Love of a Gangster: Ash is the Purest White