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Lixin fan opens his debut documentary feature, last train home, with an overhead shot of chinese migrant workers gathered by the thousands outside a railway station, hoping to get tickets so. A closer look at the 13 reviews by roger ebert chosen for the front page taking the last train home by last train home (2009), the debut film by. Filmmaker lixin fan's last train home documents the journey 130 million migrant workers make back to their rural villages every chinese new year but the movie is not only about families.
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