Mongolian expanse inspires Berlinale meditation on mortality

Director and screenwriter Wang Quan'an and actors Dulamjav Enkhtaivan and Norovsambuu Batmunkh pose during a photocall to promote the movie Ondog at the 69th Berlinale International Film Festival in Berlin, Germany, February 8, 2019. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke

BERLIN (Reuters) – Could humans go the way of the dinosaurs? Are humans too far from nature? The empty expanse of the Mongolian steppe caused Chinese director Wang Quan’an to meditate on such existential questions in Ondog, which premieres at the Berlinale on Friday. The first Mongolian work in the Berlin Film Festival’s main competition […]

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