Get to know the director of the astounding documentary, Last Train Home.
Compared by some to legendary documentarian, Frederick Wiseman, Lixin Fan is a rising star in the world of documentary filmmaking. His documentary, Last Train Home, follows a family of migrant workers in China as they struggle to reunite with their relatives to celebrate the New Year together. Fan discusses his influences and background, remembering when he lived in a Monteral basement to work on Yung Chang's UP THE YANGTZE (2003). Fan even mentions aspirations of narrative projects in the future, but he reassures his audiences that he will remain a documentary filmmaker for life.
Read more about Fan and Last Train Home HERE.
Lixin Fan's Last Train Home plays on Saturday, June 18th at 1:00 p.m. at 'Sconset Casino and again on Sunday, June 19th at 10:00 a.m at the Starlight Theater. To purchase tickets, click HERE.