For the third time, we are placing work created by young students from the empire of the sun in the focus. In collaboration with Shanghai-based producer and director Sido Yao Lu, we have selected an assortment of new short films from a host of submissions from numerous universities. Our aim was to capturThe the essence of China’s student film scene. The films reflect the troubles inherent in attempting to cope with a rapidly changing society and prove that a reborn China has long since become an international heavyweight in the cultural ring. The films come from Universities in Beijing, Shanghai, Nanjing, Lanzhou, Zuhai and Hong Kong.
online: interfilm.de/sooner (Nov 11 - 22)
Binghan Lin / Chuer Qin // China // 2020 // 20:00 min
On the snow-covered prairie of Xinjiang, Kazakh shepherds are stalked and photographed by groups of tourists on a daily basis. Nevertheless, a young professional photographer decides to try his luck too. Beijing Normal University and Hong Kong Baptist University Untied College - City: Zhuhai