Buzzing: Chinese documentary wins top prize at Locarno

Chinese documentary wins top prize at Locarno

Mrs Fang, Chinese director Wang Bing's documentary about an elderly Alzheimer's-stricken farmer's final days with her family, won the top prize at the Locarno Festival in Switzerland last Saturday.Wang is counted among China's foremost documentary film-makers.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on August 14, 2017, with the headline 'Buzzing'. Print Edition | Subscribe