Ascension Foreign Language Documentary (PG-13) 97 minutes

Chinese with English Subtitles--An impressionistic exploration of the pursuit of wealth and the paradox of progress in the People's Republic of China, Ascension examines what living the so-called "Chinese Dream" looks like today. Observations of Labor, Consumerism and Wealth, and exploring the aspiration that drives today’s People’s Republic of China, the film plunges into universal paradoxes of economic progress.