Journey to the West

Journey to the West

China | 2021 | 111 min. | Dashan Kong

May 29, 2023

One UFO sighting after another proves false, Tang has to beg for money to keep his space-exploration magazine afloat. He believes in alien life and heads to the southwest of China, to investigate after watching a mysterious online video. He is accompanied by a drunk, a girl with insomnia, and a cynical staffer. The moment of truth comes when they meet a young poet in a village, who says he is in contact with aliens.

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Presented with English subtitles.

  • Original Language Title: 宇宙探索编辑部
  • Director: Dashan Kong
  • Principal Cast: Haoyu Yang, Liya Ai, Qiming Jiang, Yitong Wang, Chenchen Sheng
  • Country: China
  • Year: 2021
  • Running Time: 111 min.
  • Language: Mandarin
  • Has Subtitles: Yes