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                《大象席地而□ 坐》





                The much-talked-about elephant in Hu Bo’s “An Elephant Sitting Still” never appears onscreen, but it isn’t an imaginary beast. The sedentary pachyderm is rumored to live in Manzhouli, a city in the Inner Mongolia region of northern China, some distance from the gray industrial city where the film’s characters struggle and suffer.


                The elephant is a lure and a metaphor, a teasing reminder of a natural wonder and creaturely variety that is otherwise barely in evidence. This rigorously bleak, powerfully absorbing feature — nearly four hours long, shot in subdued colors and slow takes — posits a world from which nearly all fellow-feeling has been drained. Envy, mistrust, manipulation and blunt aggression govern human relations. Pleasure is scarce.


                Taking place over a single day and following the overlapping, increasingly desperate itineraries of four people, “An Elephant Sitting Still” encompasses two suicides, several beatings, a shooting and the death of a dog. If anything, this summary undersells the misery. Those periodic eruptions of violence are like bubbles breaking the surface of a steadily simmering pot. Cruelty and alienation go all the way down.


                Yu Cheng (Zhang Yu), a handsome, hollow-cheeked midlevel gangster, is having an affair with his best friend’s wife. The friend comes home and discovers the adulterous pair together, and jumps out the window to his death. Wei Bu (Peng Yuchang), a student at a second-rate high school, plots revenge against the bully who torments and humiliates him. (The bully happens to be Yu Cheng’s younger brother.) Their plan fails, but also succeeds in the worst possible way. Meanwhile, Wei Bu’s classmate Huang Ling (Wang Yuwen) is involved in a tawdry relationship with a school administrator. Wang Jin (Liu Congxi), a retired military officer, is being pressured to move into a retirement home by his upwardly mobile son and daughter-in-law.

                于城(章宇饰)是一◢个英俊的、脸颊凹陷的黑社会大哥,与好朋友的妻子发生了婚外情。朋友回家发现了他们的奸情,于是跳窗自杀。韦布(彭昱畅饰)就读ω 一所很烂的高中,他计划报复欺负他的人。(欺负人的恰好是于城的弟弟。)他们的计划失败了,但也可说是以最坏的方式取Ψ得了成功。与此同时,韦布的同学黄玲(王玉雯饰)与学校的一名行政人员有了暧昧关系。王金(李从喜饰)是一名退役军官,被正在向更高社会【阶层流动的儿子和儿媳逼着搬进养老院。

                Their paths cross and recross, though not in the magical-thinking, we’re-all-connected style of the multistranded narratives — “Babel” and “Crash,” for instance — that were especially fashionable in world cinema in the early and mid-2000s. Even as Hu’s suspenseful, surprising story draws the characters toward one another, his somber, careful compositions emphasize their isolation and the social conditions that make solitude a protective strategy.

                他们的命运之路交叉再交叉,但并不是在奇幻思维中,而是我们所熟知」的那种多向叙事风格——这在本世纪初和中期的世界电影里特别流行,比如《通天塔》(Babel)和《撞车》(Crash)。虽然胡波充满悬疑和意外不断的故事㊣ 将人物引向彼此,但其阴郁、细致的构图强调了他们的孤独,强调了▆使孤独成为一种保护策略的社会条件。

                If there is occasional tenderness — between Wang Jin and his young granddaughter, or more tentatively between Wei Bu and Huang Ling — it seems fragile and fleeting, unlikely to survive brutal Darwinian reality. Everyone is expected to be selfish, suspicious, status-obsessed and mean, and most people live up to the expectation.


                “An Elephant Sitting Still” shows the influence of Jia Zhangke, modern China’s cinematic laureate of disaffection and dislocation. (His new film, “Ash Is Purest White,” will open in North America soon.) But it also shows a restless and original visual sensibility. Unsparing as Hu’s anatomy of moral drift may be, there is something graceful in his sympathetic attention to lives defined almost entirely by disappointment and diminished hope. Unlike the titular elephant, the film never stops moving, and by the end, instead of feeling beaten down, the viewer is likely to feel moved as well.

                《大象席地而坐》表现出了贾樟柯的影响,他是当代中国电影的杰出人物,作品充满◆了不满和错位。(他的新作《江湖儿女》不久将在北美上映。)但它表现出了一种不安的、原始的视觉感受。虽然胡波对道德沦丧的剖析可能毫不留情,但他向生活¤所投注的同情目光,还是不无优雅之处,那是一种几乎完全由失望及希望的幻灭所※定义的生活。不同于片名里的那头大象,这部电影从未停止运动,到最后,观众的感受不是颓丧,反而可能是∑ 感动。

                But such catharsis is shadowed by the knowledge that this will be Hu’s only film — the ambitious and imperfect testament to a career that ended when the 29-year-old director took his life in 2017. It is, of course, a mistake to draw too literal a connection between that awful fact and the unhappiness onscreen, but it’s also hard to avoid the impression that this persuasive portrait of a society in crisis is also a deeply personal statement. An act of solemn, disciplined and passionate protest.


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