With CHINA NEW TALENTS, INTERFILM aims to draw attention to the work of young filmmakers from the region and share what is being created at film and multimedia academies and universities on the Chinese mainland, as well as in Hong Kong, Macau, and Taiwan. In co-operation with producer and director Sido Yao Lu, who is active as a programming consultant for Interfilm, a film program has been assembled from submissions from over 20 universities in 15 cities that traces new paths and relates the challenges facing these fast changing societies.
The first selection of films will be presented during the INTERFILM Festival. A second equally good selection of the candidates nominated from all applications will be shown in a second programme together with the first selection at several Chinese universities and other locations throughout China.
The Secret Child, Chinese Title: Wu Xiu Wu Zhi, Director: Bruce LIN, Duration: 22min, Year: 2019, University: BNU-HKBU United International College, City: Zhuhai
Sign, Chinese Title: Qian Zi, Director: LI Lintong, WANG Weijian, Duration: 8min, Year: 2019, University: Liaoning University, City: Shenyang
Sunrise to Sunside, Chinese Title: Xian Ju, Director: Penny ZHENG, Duration: 17min, Year: 2019, University: Communication University of China, City: Beijing
Dance Class, Chinese Title: Wu Dao Ke, Director: LAO Xinying, Duration: 10min, Year: 2018, University: Shantou University, City: Shantou
The Hard Way to Spring, Chinese Title: Ying Chun Nan Lu, Director: YUE Yuyang, Duration: 20min, Year: 2019, University: Communication University of China, City: Beijing
Fisher Boy, Chinese Title: Yu Zai Shu Sheng, Director: ZHANG Yi, Duration: 15min, Year:2018, University: Sichuan Film And Television University, City: Chengdu
Kino in der Königstadt
Kwun-Chung Chan / See-Wan Chang / Tsz-Yin Wong // Hong Kong SAR of China // 2018 // 05:45 min
This film depicts the story of Kin and his one remaining hair. Through the process of Kin’s hair loss, the story brings out many major and minor incidents in Hong Kong over the past 20 years. China Open University - Hong Kong
Chia-Jen Tsai // Taiwan // 2019 // 04:00 min
People usually don’t put much attention to old news. When the next incident occurs, the focus will soon shift. The unscrupulous company was revealed to manufacture foods with tainted ingredients. Thus, the public protested to the company and comprehensive boycott their goods. National Taipei University of Business - Taipei
Luo Yijie // China // 2019 // 21:00 min
This film mainly tells about the growth process of Qian in childhood. Due to the Small Report Event，Qian and his friend Fatty, Siyan were immersed in a crisis of friendship. At the same time, it also led to his mother's rebuke. Qian mistakenly believed that Tingting, his deskmate, was the originator of all these crises，so he began to retaliate. Communication University of China - Beijing