A scene from Ash Is Purest White HUAYI BROTHERS MEDIA GROUP
Vanity Fair has recently listed the 15 best films that 2019 has to offer. Tied for first place with The Irishman is Ash Is Purest White (《江湖儿女》). Directed by Jia Zhangke, Ash Is Purest White is set in the old mining city of Datong, Shanxi province. Starring Liao Fan and Zhao Tao, the story follows the life of a taxi company boss named Bin and his girlfriend, Qiaoqiao. After an unexpected turn of events, Qiaoqiao is faced with prison time in order to save Bin.