Documentary Screening: “2306” –– Wanderers in Beijing(「北漂」)

Documentary Screening: “2306” –– Wanderers in Beijing(「北漂」)

17:00−19:00, Wednesday, June 29, 2016
1st Meeting Room, 3rd Floor, Institute for Advanced Studies on Asia, Hongo Campus, University of Tokyo (MAP)
Hou Jiaxi (IHS Program Student; Director and Producer of 2306)
Dipesh Kharel, an ethnographer and an independent documentary filmmaker (Mr. Kharel has produced several award-wining documentary films, notably A Life with Slate (2006), Playing with Nan (2012) and Tama Gaun (2015) )

This is a documentary screening event, on the life and the precarious living condition of young (white collar) migrant workers in the city of Beijing, who are called「北漂」in Chinese.

The event includes screening of the documentary, followed by discussions between the film director/producer Hou Jiaxi (an IHS Program Project 4 student) and an award-winning documentary filmmaker Dipesh Kharel, whose work "Playing with Nan" is about the Nepali immigrants working in Japanese Indian restaurants.


17:00 Opening
17:10 Documentary Screening (Film length, 30 minutes)
17:40 Talk by the Director/Producer Ms. Hou Jiaxi
18:00 Talk by the Discussant Mr. Dipesh Kharel
18:20 Q&A Session
19:00 End of Event

Film language

Chinese (with English and Japanese subtitles)

Discussion language


Admission Free; No Registration Required
By participating in this event, you acknowledge that you are aware that pictures, video, and audio of the event may be used for the purpose of the program.

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Educational Project 4 "Producing Multicultural Communities: Methods, Designs, and Praxes", Integrated Human Sciences Program for Cultural Diversity (IHS Program), University of Tokyo