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Art Beat With Lauren Landau, Sept. 2

Door God, a narrative short, centers on a 7-year-old girl named Lingli who has has been waiting two years for her mother to come home.
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Door God, a narrative short, centers on a 7-year-old girl named Lingli who has has been waiting two years for her mother to come home.

Sept. 2-Oct. 18: Axis

A new group exhibit at Brentwood Arts Exchange presents visual and literary art created by more than a dozen artists, all of whom are former fellows of the Virginia Center for Creative Arts. Entitled “Axis,” the show explores the meaning of that word through philosophical, formal, social and political interpretations. You can check it out through October 18.

Sept. 4-7: 2014 DC Chinese Film Festival

The 2014 DC Chinese Film Festival begins this Thursday, bringing more than 65 contemporary films to the District. The program includes documentary, narrative, experimental and animation films all made by Chinese artists or about China itself. There will also be panel discussions on topics ranging from environmental filmmaking to closing the gender gap in the world of cinema. The festival runs through Sunday.

Music: “Bold as Love” by Vitamin String Quartet

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