Chinese Movie Nights – Cableway Doctor

A compelling story about a doctor who would take great risks to care for his patients.

 Cableway Doctor 索道医生 (2012)

November 5, 2018 OV + EN subtitles

Time: 18:30

Location: China Cultural Center in Brussels

Duration: 93 min

Category: Drama

Director: LEI Xianhe, WANG Jing, LEI Ding

Starring: HA Qiansheng, HU Lizhi


This film is based on a true story in Lamadi Village near Nujiang River, China’s southwestern Yunnan Province. This village is divided into two parts by the river and they are connected by a 100-meter long cableway. DENG Qiandui is the doctor of the village. To treat his patients in both parts of the village, he has to travel back and forth across the river by using the cableway. With strong commitment to his patients, he has provided services to the villagers for 28 years.

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