2015 Film Selections

/2015 Film Selections
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Deng’s Climb

Length: 95 mins
Director: 陳國星
Cast:盧奇、魏積安、奚美娟

On July of 1975, 75-year-old Deng Xiaoping visited Mount Huangshan. During the 5-day hike, Deng Xiaoping talked with Huangshan farmer Grandma Yan about the rural household system, discussed the challenges of college entrance exams with student visitors from Fudan University, and talked with HK film crew members about the return of Hong Kong…

Furious 7

Length: 137 mins
Director: James Wan
Cast: Vin Diesel、Jason Stantham、Dwayne Johnson

Deckard Shaw seeks revenge against Dominic Toretto and his family for his comatose brother.

Avengers: Age of Ultron

Length: 141 mins
Director: Joss Whedon
Cast:Chris Evans、Chris Hemsworth、Mark Ruffalo、Scarlett Johansson

When Tony Stark and Bruce Banner try to jump-start a dormant peacekeeping program called Ultron, things go horribly wrong and it’s up to Earth’s Mightiest Heroes to stop the villainous Ultron from enacting his terrible plans

Jurassic World

Length: 124 mins
Director: Colin Trevorrow
Cast: Bryce Dallas Howard、Chris Pratt

A new theme park is built on the original site of Jurassic Park. Everything is going well until the park’s newest attraction–a genetically modified giant stealth killing machine–escapes containment and goes on a killing spree.

San Andreas

Length: 114 mins
Director: Brad Peyton
Cast:Dwayne Johnson、Carla Gugino、Alexandra Daddario

In the aftermath of a massive earthquake in California, a rescue-chopper pilot makes a dangerous journey with his ex-wife across the state in order to rescue his daughter.

Live to Love

Length: 52mins
Director: 陳苗
Cast:曹衛宇、楊政、張潮、李曼怡

The film live to love consists of four stoties, each story is adapted from a true event.Film love for children is modeled after Zhang Yichao, founder of Shanghai Jiuqian Voluntary Service. He has been dedicated to providing free extra-class education for children of migrant workers for more than ten years. Dreamers tells a story about dream helping […]

Breakout

Length: 19mins 27sec
Director: 莫政熹

The film to explore the theme how Chinese contemporary art communicate to the world. Seeking the answer from the relationship between art and mass, and society, and times. Mr Xu Hongfei, the artist from Guangdong, China started the world tour of his sculptures on his own.“chubby women” attracted great attention.

Grandpa’s puppet show

Length: 20mins
Director: 文郁
Cast: 牛犇、劉雪濤

The movie tells a story that an old fisherman wants to hold a puppet show for his wife who has passed away. He asks his grandson to invite the fifth generation of puppet show master, Mr. He to act. After a series of conflicts, the grandson finally satisfied grandpa’s wish. However, there are always something unexpected…

Extraordinary

Length:6mins 53sec
Director: 佟彤

The 93 year old Qin Yi teacher in the shooting of “Qinghai Lake” process is recorded,Think A high necked old artist, with such a spirit, and the pursuit of the arts, we only want to quietly record the life of this extraordinary old lady, and do not want to disturb her。

ME

Length: 20mins
Director: 翟中梁
Cast:林詩涵、林浩翔、翟中梁、陳聖浩

Nobody is flawless, Have you ever thought of give up yourself just because of a single weakness?

The Scent of Laoshan

Length: 10mins 30sec
Director:Sofia Egito

The film shows a day in the life of Jing, a baker who works with her family in Laoshan district. Jing and her employees pluck the famous Laoshan green tea and bake the typical damantou, a special kind of steam bun. In the spring, Jing participates in a contest that contemplates the most original damantou in the […]

Like A Tree

Length: 10mins 46sec
Director:Joana Maria Sousa

This film takes the traditional family culture of China as the theme, which chooses kids and elders as the entry point. From the perspective of the kids, we know the family culture, which is more vivid; Through the narration told by the elders, we comprehend the family culture. The film illustrates profoundly the inheritance of family […]

Painting Qingdao

Length: 11mins 33sec
Director:Zeno De Ridder

Art is a city of culture, is the soul of a city. We visited the streets of Qingdao, Qingdao looking for color art. Special artists through several Qingdao local life style to show the city unique humanistic feelings.

Chopsticks Yin&Yang in Qingdao

Length: 11mins 22sec
Director: Pedro Canavihas

In every society food brings people together. And in China that’s even more accurate. This is a visual portrait of Qingdao and the Chinese culture, a journey of an outsider visiting China for the first time and highlighting some moments of that discovery. Smiles, food, effort, happiness, herbs, labor, tiredness, colors, amusement, the elderly, the youth,symbols, […]

Such Is Life

Length: 11mins 40sec
Director:Andre Mendes

This film interviewed people of different ages and career. Through their stories, we can know about people who live in Qingdao, about their lives, dreams, and their feelings towards this city. The interviewees include: a medical college girl who wants to be a doctor, the brand planning director of a book shop, and the owner […]

Shandong Chefs

Length: 9mins 40sec
Director:Jacopo Wassermann

A look at the private and professional lives of four chefs who serve Shandong cuisine in Qingdao. Through their, family scenes and interviews, the short attempts to answer the following questions: why did they want to become chefs? Have they found what they were looking for?

Dew And Lightning

Length: 11mins
Director: Robin Bervoets, Zhu Shijun, Gao Yuanyuan

The film depicts through different lifestyles, how the chinese people find balance and peace
The film explores how people cope with stress in modern city life. The documentary asks what is means to live a fulfilling life and how to find your center.

Tasting

Length: 11mins 31sec
Director: Tiago Melo Bento, Zhang Kai, Zou Yaping

This film is about “Beer”. Li Hua, the brewmaster and Li Guo Liang the taxi driver show us their vision about beer and life. One takes us to see the factory the other takes us to dinner with friends. In the half of this two journeys the film takes us to […]

Portraits

Length: 9mins 41sec
Director:Rita Laranjeira

Women’s status in Chinese society is rising and their ideas and words are getting more and more attention.The interviews with local Qingdao women in different position,different age layer,explore their answers to dreams,memories,fears and wishes.What worth mentioned is that the film tries to present different views of these women about the same question,but more prominently showed the flower […]

Yuan Yuan

Length: 9mins 40sec
Director:Bernardo Lopes, Jiahui Lv, Chenyu Zhao

Our goal is to portray the life of a couple, Nina and Li, who live in a suburban area of Qingdao and both work far away from their home. Having solid careers and a long lasting marriage, they have their three-year-old daughter as their proudest accomplishment. Approaching this narratively as a diary, contrasting […]

The Art Of Tea And Music

Length: 12mins 36sec
Director:Sonetta Ducan

An exploration of the tea and music culture in Kaifeng, the Song Dynasty and China through the eyes and lens of a foreigner. Shot in locations such as a cultural museum, a commercial tea house, a music school and studio. This film contains footage of traditional tea ceremonies, educational teachings, speeches, interviews, the city Wall, cultural performances, […]

Stay with Me

Length: 11mins 52sec
Director: Mimie Kumi

This documentary is about Bian embroidery which is a traditional Chinese art. There are unique stitches and special charm in it. So it shouldn’t be ignored and it needs to be inherited.

Wu Liang – Without Beams

Length: 10min 45sec
Director: Cristian Gomes

Wu Liang – Without Beams is a story about a 19th generation Daoist monk who runs a residential temple in the heart of Kaifeng, China. He visits his old home in Kaifeng’s Long Ting temple to recall what he remembers of his childhood.

A Spice of Life

Length: 10mins 30sec
Director:Victor Toboh

The whole film is based on Kaifeng Chinese people’s attitude towards work, as well as their work-life. This documentary tells the story of Dragon Pavilion pedicab driver and repair pens oldman, combined with other workers with embellishment, highlighting the Chinese people for the hard work of serious and positive attitude towards life.

Time Flies In The Hands

Length: 11mins 42sec
Director: Samira Kia

Times Flies in The Hands represents Chinese simple and profound culture in an abstract context, a world full of hands as the main characters. Here hands are metaphor for Chinese unity and culture of sharing. This film also accentuates on the necessity of making memories. We all need to make memories to live the life to […]

I Have a Dream

Director: Mahsa Razavi

I am working on a short piece about Chinese approaches to learning and teaching practices and its importance in one’s personal and social life. In particular, the film will explore the difference between Chinese culture approach to the process and goal of education and Western idea of education.

More Vivid Than Sculpture (A visual journey into Chinese generation)

Length: 11mins 08sec
Director: Mehrtash Mohit

A poetic approach to the relation between Chinese generations, families and culture.
A visual description of all the differences and similarities of these different generations. Family as one of the strongest elements of Chinese culture is playing an strong part to tie all generations together.

Familiar

Length: 12mins 30sec
Director: Nikita Mor

A sweet simple family film set in rural china. It is a humble portraiture of four generations of a family in Wanzhai village of Kaifeng. Through a glimpse into traditional Chinese village life, it is an authentic attempt to explore, document and understand the subtle nuances, and beauty of Chinese cultural and familial values at the […]

A City Above Cities

Length: 11mins 56sec
Director: Rany Naser

A City Above City takes us through the history, culture, and art of Kaifeng, one of the most Ancient cities in the world and capital of China during the Song Dynasty period, and explores the government’s plans of revitalizing the city back to its ancient form.

Conversation in Music

Length: 12mins 56secs
Director:Agnitra Chakrabarty

A young man from India carries a yearning for Chinese folk music came to Guizhou, China, in order to achieve the integration of traditional music and modern music, he walked into a different world of music. Music Without Borders, love without borders.

More Than Words

Length:10mins 51secs
Director:Vikram Arora

A traveler from India is walking the streets of Guiyang. He is surprised to find the number of things that remind him of his homeland – from people’s struggles to lifestyles, it’s almost the same. However, he is intrigued by the rhythm of the city and the peace and calm all around him. His pursuit brings him to […]

Let A Hundred Flowers Bloom

Length:11mins 12secs
Director:Subal Korickal Ramabhadran 印度薩吉亞特·雷伊影視學院

People of Guiyang city (China) spending their leisure time in centre of the city called People’s square. They belong to different background, different social class. But here they merged the way different rivers merged in the sea. They carry different colors of life in this film. The sculpture of chairman Mao, always standing there, as if […]

Where Life Is

Length: 10mins 12secs
Director:Alexander Leo Pou 印度薩吉亞特·雷伊影視學院

Our story is about the families living in villages inhibited by the Bouyei Minority of China in Guizhou Province. Ordinary families become living souls knowing who to care and love one anther. Simplicity is the essence in their ways of life.

Guqin

Length: 9mins 31secs
Director:Debjani Banerjee

Guqin is the oldest music instrument in China, having a history of almost 3000 years. The film shows how artists feel about the Guqin, what they think of its music, and how nature has the rhythm and soul of music. The tea house is the place where more than two hundred of years. So tea house […]

The Girl Across The Stream

Length: 10mins 52secs
Director:Modhura Palit

The film is about a lovely young Miao girl living in Guiyang city. As a part of the Miao minority and a local star, the film captures Yang Yifang in her myriad moments, as she balances her life inbetween classes, friends and her cultural identity. It is a candid and personal film about the girl as […]

Master Stroke

Length:10mins 28secs
Director:Srijani Dey

As a film student I always find interest in other fields apart from Cinema. Painting is definitely one of them. My film ‘Masterstroke’ reveals a famous and eminent painter of Guizhou province as well as China. In the very short time that I got to spend with him I found him a very interesting and intriguing personality who […]

The Mask Opera

Length:9mins 58secs
Director:Ritika Poddar

In the Film, my journey begins from entering into the Tianlong village which is near to Anshun Province of China. The purpose of visit is to learn more about the famous traditional opera form called Tiaoshen (Dixi). So, to know all about Dixi and its history, I meet the Dixi Master Mr. Chen in the […]

Half Mountain

Length:11mins
Director:Sounak Kar

About 20Kms from the city of Guiyang there’s an ancient stone village situated between the mountains named Zhenshan or Half-Mountain village. This is a portrayal of the history, architecture and folklore of the village and the life in general in that place. It browses through their ancient tools and customs, traditional clothes and songs, and day to […]

365GSM

Length: 10mins 27secs
Director:Malay Shekhar Vadalkar

Nowadays, people use paper more than ever, but seldom do they know about how paper is made and what is it made of. Ancient art of paper making is charming and interesting, our film focused on the process of paper making.

Everlasting Longing

Length: 8mins 2sec
Director: Maya Meiri

This is a film about the poetry of Xi’an, city life and moment within it. Poems from a far place and time, feel with voices and smiles. The film brings back the poetic into common, ordinary life. Poetry that captures heroic moments, who takes the daily events and turn them into magic. Poetry is what connects […]

Against the Current

Length: 10mins 39sec
Director:Tristan Bourquin

Doing something different will change your point of view. Against the Current is a way to describe a journey and especially show strange feelings that you can have in a new place. A trip start with a departure and an arriving and finish the same way. A beginning is an end and an end is a beginning. […]

Art of the education

Length: 9mins 46sec
Director: Margot Deniau Rosato

The subject of the documentary is the education link to the art. Education is the fundament of every society. It allows children to become adults and to have responsibility. Through the art, many students can express themselves and have a great sensibility and a good development. That`s why we want to show the importance of […]

Greenly dwell in summer

Length: 10mins 21sec
Director: Claire Guichon

Xi’an is not only an ancient city with a long histroy, but it has strong sense of ages. Our film is just focused on the green spaces of Xi’an in summer which represent the cross of past and now, where varieties of people colorful activities showing the unique spirit of this city. Individual, family and city […]

Bird of paradise

Length: 8mins 35sec
Director: Efim Graboy

這部電影通過延時拍攝技術展現了生活在西安這座極富古韻的城市中的人們快節奏的生活,展現了一個正在高速發展中的古城西安。

Life in Opera

Length: 10mins 45sec
Director: Helli Hardy

The film “Life in Opera” is about the Qinqiang Opera. The Qinqiang Opera is a unique art that is related to the traditional culture in Xia’n. The film tries to show that this opera, except from its unique voice tunes, is related to all people: young, old, rich, poor and it can be sing everywhere; in […]

Near or Far

Length: 11mins 5sec
Director: Shai Skiff & Shangguan Shuyi

A girl, after ten years away from Xi’an, came back to her hometown. She felt an intimacy to this city, as well as a sort of unfamiliarity. Coming back means looking at the surroundings by a different view of life. Everything changes rapidly in this city, except for the modesty under its profound […]

Inner Peace

Length: 12mins 13sec
Director: Quentin Sarta

During the trip to Xi’an, I’ve been surprised by the amount of noise and movement in a city that never stops living. But then, I’ve found this place which is the campus of Xi’an Academy of fine arts. This place looks like it has been taken from somewhere else and put in the city. There is […]

Two Shades Of Light

Length: 10mins 4sec
Director: Daniel Binsted

The movie links between a Jewish Calligrapher to Chinese Calligrapher, by examine their methods of work & style.

Xi’an Boys

Length: 12mins 56sec
Director:

Two young inhabitants in Xi’an are coming from different background, and have a different way of life. But they have a lot of things are common, they like running, and for both of them, friend, family, and music are important.

Mr. Ma

Length: 12mins 35sec
Director: 許文俊

Mr Ma tells the story of the last Sheepskin raft craftsman, Ma Jianhua. Through his eyes, we learn about the history of the sheepskin raft, and how Lanzhou and the Yellow River has changed over the years. Through his years of experience and insight, we see his hopes and fears for the future. In Mr Ma, we […]

Wild Strawberry

Length: 10mins 42sec
Director: Sini Kononen

In the blundering society, many people have been unwilling to do mountain climbing this calm, but in the outdoors is a good way to get everyone organic unifies in together. So sometimes, mountain also has significance for family.

Director Sini from Finland, so she under the lens of mountains were appearing a Nordic and distant, in which […]

A Taste of Lanzhou

Length: 11mins 53sec
Director: Christine Seow

“Food is the most important thing in the life of a Chinese”. This reflects the importance of the food culture to the Chinese. The film is from a foreign student’s perspective, in how she sees China and in particular, Lanzhou. Through exploring Lanzhou and its famous snacks, she realises how food can integrate different cultures […]

Lanzhou Families

Length: 10mins 43sec
Director: Heika Fyr Roma

In the film we meet three families from Lanzhou. We see in one normal day, three families intermixed. The documentary wants to show that in a changing world close relations of the family are a constant and your loved people are the most important thing in the world.

Of Noodles, Father& Son

Length: 13mins 12sec
Director: Sampo Johansson

The theme for 2015 Looking China is “Individual, Family, Nation” so this documentary is about a family. But this family is very special and is a representative of China. This family, Bai Lao qi, is well-known to all. But why does everybody know them? It’s because their beef noodles are well-loved by the people in Lanzhou. […]

Muslim Ties

Length: 10mins 17sec
Director: 黃裕珊

We can see in the street lanzhou Muslim women bag with all kinds of scarves, men with white hat, spectacular mosque and Muslim restaurants of different styles. Under the beautiful appearance, do you know about their daily life? Move your fingers, you will see a different Muslim world

A Nation’s Treasures

Length: 11mins 6sec
Director: Louis Kartason

“Spiritual product of the same product and the plants and animals can only be explained by their environment.”

Shaanxi opera and miniature gourd, is a resounding loud and clear, is a quiet and delicate. A combination of both, will show you bring a different experience. We will tell you a story about family and culture.

I Hate This City

Length: 10mins 47sec
Director: 俊豪

Film is the theme of the lanzhou people speak of friendship, the documentary also with kindness as the theme, through the characters in the form of interview records the zhao friends in the process of making the three films to his help and encouragement, and share the success from creating studio to film making it in the […]

Shanshan of the Mountain

Length: 12mins 53sec
Director: Janne Häkkinen

Shanshan spends her summer vacations off university working her parents’ restaurant up on the steep slopes of Lanshan, located in Chengguan district of Lanzhou.

We follow Shanshan from early morning until the late evening, cleaning tables, serving customers and helping the other family members working at the restaurant. During the hectic day we have chance to chat […]

Qing Ting Lan Zhou

Length: 10mins 43sec
Director: 露兒

My documentary explores different aspects of music in Lanzhou and in China. I was interested in meeting a band that was unique to Lanzhou. A band who understood the city through its sounds. I was also interested in exploring the state of music in China, but specifically in Lanzhou. I understand that Lanzhou is a city much […]

A Bowl of Lanzhou Beef Noodle

Length: 12mins 59sec
Director: Corine Tiah

A Bowl of Lanzhou Beef Noodles is made from a Singaporean’s perspective. From Singapore’s Chinatown to Lanzhou, we explore the differences between the Lanzhou beef noodles and larger cultural differences it implies. Walking into home of a Lanzhou local and witnessing their everyday life and their making of beef noodles, we discover the underlying warmth of […]

Ge

Length: 9mins 53sec
Director: Claudia Rose Holmes

Ge is a documentary that explores the revolution of fashion in modern China. Two designers from two different generations talk about the importance of clothing in their lives as well as their countries. The film reflects on economical and political changes that have influenced how the country dresses and how this has an impact on […]

The Tiger Mom Effect

Length: 13mins 40sec
Director: James Carroll

A story about Chinese education, through interviews with two of their children’s education.

Have rich experience in shenyang mother, shows the Chinese education of warm and pain.

Capture the pushy complex Chinese mothers and children.

Tying The Note

Length: 8mins 34sec
Director: Delaney Murphy

The documentary by understanding the story of three women of different ages and marriage view over the years the change of the attitude toward marriage in Chinese culture, and how these changes affect women.

Zongzi

Length: 9mins 43sec
Director:Jason Albury

ZongZi (sticky rice dumpling), One of the most recognizable symbols of the Dragon boat festival. It’s a tradition that has been going for 2000 years and the people who carry this tradition hope it will carry on through generations to come.

Yangge

Length: 9mins 42sec
Director: Masa Sarovic

Through interviews and with liaoning university college of art’s recognized folk art graduates He Yuzhang behind the scenes of life portraiture, insight into the northeast yangko this originated in the folk, has a long history of dance, but also map out under the background of The Times the life of a young Chinese dancers state and […]

Skating Shenyang

Length: 10mins 35sec
Director: Oscar Ascencio

This film aims to show a different face of the Chinese new generations, how they adopted a subculture from the western society and made it their own.

Skateboarding has been a non-traditional sport around the globe for the past 70 years and has undertaken a big journey from the west cost of the United States to the […]

H2Obby

Length: 3min 49 sec
Director: Flávia Trevisan

H2Obby tells the story of Hobby, a very curious little dog that develops with an ice cube a friendship which, with the evolution of the facts, becomes a challenge to keep.

Grandma A True Story

Length: 5min
Director: Viviane Peoc’h

A grandmother and a granddaughter love and understand each other truly, without the need for speaking. One day, the grandmother has a stroke and is transported urgently to hospital. There is no hope. As the night gets deeper a miracle is on the way.
A true and compassionate story.

Gotya

Length: 15min 12sec
Director: Devansh Mathur

Based in the quaint hill station of Panchgani, this film follows the story of two teenage boys exploring the world around them on cycles and how their relationship changes due to external factors.

Shenyang Station

Length: 10mins 22sec
Director: Nick Richardson

Shenyang station is by showing the immigrant families and Serbia international students came to shenyang daily life, as well as their perception of shenyang, feelings, to show the diversity of shenyang city, in a whole new way to show the shenyang in the 21st century.

Gone with the Sin

Length: 26min 19sec
Director Di Zheng

Five film crewmembers go for birthday party at Michael’s house. Where they find out no one is in the place. A prepared murder and a frightened secret are slowly approaching them behind the house

Gnomes

Length: 15min 47 sec
Director: Josh Mullins

You don’t want to be left home alone with a gnome.
Whilst furnishing their new home, Jack & Ashley get more than they bargain for when they welcome an evil guest into their midst.

Glass Window

Length: 5min 57sec
Director: Omer Aly

It’s around depressed guy who wakeup one day and surprised that he is alone in this world.. And while he walking in street he will found himself alone and all people disappeared .. Then he will found an old camera.. Once he look to the street through the camera he will surprised that all people there […]

Glory For Me

Length: 12mins 12sec
Director: Marleena Forward

Lv Jiarui and Zhaoyue are in Shenyang national school. Their dream is to become a professional acrobat. Although for six days a week of intensive training, but the hard training and tight schedules did not kill the children love of dreams and persistent. They use their own way to prove to the world even if again […]

Gardenia

Length: 4min 20 sec
Director: German Velasco

An old couple follows their also old dog into a memory of their youth. This will make them question the environment and their current life which leads to a tragic decision.

Fresher

Length: 23min 35 sec
Director: Carsten Thomas

„ersti“ is a German student short movie, which represents a humoristic review on a freshman’s onset in the university. The protagonist, an unknown freshman, experiences several characteristic situations like the move-out of the parental home, the campus life, the first lecture, the first living community as well as the famous party. “ersti” is a persiflage […]

For a Better Dream

Length: 27min
Director: N S Vazirani

Michael, an ambitious salesman has recently been fired. Unable to come to terms with his new found reality, Michael finds himself on an unfamiliar and dangerous path. His wife Emily must go down memory lane to remind him of a simpler time. Michael represents the exhausted and obsessive nature of corporate jobs and the film symbolizes […]

Together As One

Length: 12mins 43sec
Director: Jelena Gavrilovic

A film about love story in shenyang. Uncle with butyl the perspective of different characters, such as expounded by means of interviews, about the understanding of love and marriage and views.

Flight of Fancy

Length: 20min 13sec
Director: Shailendra Singh

An evening in the life of a happily married man takes a pleasant and sinful turn when his high school crush calls him out of the blue.

Fisheye

Length: 15min
Director: Zhou Tong

A paranoid young maid is hired by a mysterious, neurotic man. While cleaning, she finds evidence which might be related to an unapprehend serial killer. She tries to hide from her employer, who is hunting her, when she fears she is the next target, leading to a violent confrontation.

Finding Cleveland

Length : 12:18
Director: Baldwin Chiu

Finding Cleveland is a documentary short film that follows Charles Chiu and his family on an emotional journey as they take a trip to Cleveland, Mississippi to visit the grave site of Charles’ father, KC Lou. In less than 48 hours, Charles has many surprising encounters with the local townspeople, who help fill in some blanks […]

Carving Through

Length: 10mins 3sec
Director:Christine Maiden

Liú Shuanghe, is an ordinary man that has a love for traditional Chinese stone art. Raising two daughters, the stone artist passes down the craft his father and grandfather once taught him as he sees the decline of Chinese traditional art. Stationed on the busy street, Hefang, Liú Shuanghe believes the tradition of art in China should […]

Fearless Fight

Length: 16min 25sec
Director: Marie J. Magdaleno

“Fearless Fight” is a short independent film that depicts the life of Ricardo de la Cruz, a young man who finds hope in the most unexpected place. After serving several years in prison, he comes out to realize that life is more challenging with a criminal record. He goes through several phases of rejection and […]

Fairy Tale

Length: 29min 43sec
Director: Rongfei Guo

Fairy Wang may be a working-class girl from rural China, but she thinks she’s the next Coco Chanel. After posting her eccentric designs on Weibo, China’s largest social media site, Fairy becomes an overnight internet celebrity. But fame comes at a price for the misunderstood fashion misfit. Filmmaker Rongfei Guo befriends Fairy and walks in the […]

Expect Delays

Length: 5min 22 sec
Director: Jon L Weiss

A journey into the mind of a anxiety stricken working man.This is a re-edited version which is Co-Produced by EDKfilms and FUNN Pictures.

Adaptation

Length: 11mins 20sec
Director: Emily Sheehan

At its heart, my film is about balance, tradition, and family. It follows a mother and daughter who own a experience pavilion and teach modern students the ancient art of Chinese tie-dye. Together, they bridge the gap between the slow rhythm of life from the past with the fast-paced energy of the future. Tradition and tie-dye […]

Eve

Legnth: 17min 34sec
Director: Max JC Lee

The short film follows artificial intelligence researcher Martin Silverstein as he accidentally creates a machine which is a perfect copy of a human and his attempt to give the machine what could be considered curiosity and desire. This quickly backfires and he comes into conflict with his boss and research partner/significant other who watch as […]

Em

Length : 15’55”
Director : Xiaoyu Zhang

A high school girl who lives in a dysfunctional family environment which shapes her daily decisions that will compromise her secret relationships and invoke her deepest fear – her father.

Elevator

Length: 8min 21sec
Director: Asan Djantaliev

A young boy faces his greatest fear for the love of a girl…

Seeing Silk

Length: 9mins 46sec
Director: Marisa Benjamin

My documentary will follow Susan Lu, a 34-year-old professional silk embroidery artist who was recently afflicted with cataracts, hindering her ability to see and do her craft. During her recovery she has begun to recreate her father’s paintings into silk embroidery replicas. The story will document Susan as she confronts losing her vision while trying to […]

Duel in RocasRojas

Length: 7min 34sec
Director: Victor M Alvarez

A group of outlaws fight for a swag of gold coins.

Dog Tail

Length:4min
Director:Swathy Deepak

A commuter chases a pickpocket until he is moved by a shocking discovery…

Drew & Lightning

Length: 11min
Director: Robin Bervoets

The animadoc DEW & LIGHTNING explores how people come to their center and find balance in contemporary Chinese society. By searching for commonalities in four different practices the film delves into spirituality and existentialism hoping to find the quintessence of a meaningful life. The short portrays a strong sense of duality that is present in all of […]

Chan & Tea One Taste

Length: 9mins 57sec
Director: Luisa Mendez

Hidden in the higher of the Hangzhou Mountains, where heaven touch earth, the peace from the origins of life makes us feel the “Chan” sensation if we really understand the meaning of this great and special religion, Buddhism.

A travel into the tea life, since the seeds passing trough the growth, the sale, the market, the […]

Dedalo

Length:15 min 25 sec
Director: Jerónimo Rocha

Trapped inside the Space Freighter/Refinery DÉDALO, SIENA tries to survive an infestation of DIABOLIC CREATURES.

One Step

Length: 5mins
Director: Calla Kelley-Renda
Cast: Devin Castaño, Jacqueline Renda, Chris Ann Kelley, Nate Shu, Marina Kelley-Renda

A film about the struggles of growing up and the acceptance of change.

Dead Hearts

Length: 16min
Director: Stephen Martin

A young mortician will give his heart away to find true love. A whimsical, gothic bedtime story filled with love, loss, taxidermy, Kung fu, and biker werewolves.

The Old Man and The Erhu

Length: 8mins 33sec
Director: Jon Mayer

Uncle Chen tells the story of how he came to learn the Erhu, and wonders about the future of traditional Chinese music.

Dare

Length: 6min
Director: Alon Levi

A group of kids are playing truth or dare. Tom, a brave soul, chooses dare, but to his dismay is faced with a true test that will challenge not only his confidence and bravery, but one that will teach him about life as well.

Young Love Lost

Length: 100 mins
Director: 相國強
Cast:董子健、李夢、尚鐵龍

In the 1990s, Lu Xiaolu, a new technical school graduate, was working in a chemical plant. Lu was a hotheaded young man with no direction in life. He followed a seasoned technician but didn’t learn anything. He was only good at playing video games, picking fights, and breaking company rules. However Lu fell in love with a […]

Collide

Length: 5min06sec
Director: Hujiao Rui

This is a society fills with violence and poor. For earning the prize money, elder brother decides to attend a boxing competition which is arranged by the gang. Younger brother tried to stop his brother going to the competition, but elder brother already made up his mind. Elder brother went to the countryside and saw a car […]

Play it Again Xiamen

Length: 10mins 22secs
Director:Ana-Maria Comanescu

A visual journey through the streets of the bustling Chinese metropolis, this documentary aims to discover the various types of music that Xiamen has to offer, from the formal confines of a concert hall where grand voices echo through the hearts and minds of the audience, to the more intimate atmosphere of a cozy family bar, where […]

Martial Mania

Length: 90 mins
Director: 謝雙九
Cast:郭躍進、劉樂民、潘向陽

Dapang Guo, a fisherman in Baiyangdian, is known as the Martial Mania. He began his journey to help other people after seeking advice from an old local kungfu master. He was caught up a murder and became the suspect. Eventually, the real killer was caught. Guo now understands that he never goes beyond the bounds of the […]

Toughly, Greatly

Length: 93 mins
Director: 王晨
Cast:武文佳、褚豐銘、王思懿

In the western part of Yunnan Province, there is a handicapped lady named Ye Da of the Dai minority group. With an unwavering determination, she overcame immense difficulties to learn and master the ancient Dai writing. She helped to preserve many valuable cultural relics which were produced during the Ming and Qing dynasties including a large volume […]

The Rise And Fall Of the Beiyang Fleet

Length: 6*45 mins
Director: 陳紅
Cast:杜旭东、王强、郑卫莉、林春放、陈凤波

In 1894, the year of Jiawu in the Chinese calendar, the Beiyang navy is annihilated by the Japanese army in an intense battle. To remember and learn from the past, the PRC navy spent 2 years making the 6-part documentary series, The rise and fall of Beiyang Navy.

Artist in China

Length: 10mins 23secs
Director:Irene Gelashvili(Georgia)

Alexsander Gelashvili, a Georgian artist, who lives in China. He is talking about his life in China, his artwork. When he first came to China, he almost cannot speak a single Chinese. But now he has got many friends. In this country with a long history, he does not think he is a foreigner. China is […]

Roco Kingdom 4:Go! Giant Valley

Length: 86 mins
Director: Martel Hugues
Cast:胡夏、 林穎、關曉彤

Far far away from the Roco Kingdom, there is a mystic land with no records in Roco Library. It is called Giant Valley. Legend has it, a powerful guardian elf sleeps on top of a white tree protecting the Giant Valley. One day, the elf was taken away by Balon, and suddenly, the giants are […]

Cloud and Mud

Length: 14min 47sec
Director:A Cheng Dong

A murder in rags came to the town. The ravenous man had been badly seduced by the steamed bun thus he could not move forward his steps in front of a steamed bun shop. The murder was slowly moving his hand to the knife. Just at the moment, a bun with warm steam appeared in front […]

Thru The Moebius Strip

Length: 90 mins
Director: Chaika Glenn
Cast:童自榮、曹雷、吳磊

Jack, a brave and intelligent boy, never gave up on finding his father. Through the time tunnel of “The Moebius Strip”, he reaches the Planet Raphicca millions of light years away. He finds out that his father is a prisoner in the kingdom of giant aliens. Thus a war between evil and good begins.

Dive Olly dive and the Pirate Treasure

Length: 80 mins
Director: 何子力
Cast:范楚絨、洪海天、謝元真

This is a story of the little scientific research submarine that started out on a happy adventure to find the legendary rainbow treasure with his friends in the magical sea world. Through the adventures, they discover something even more valuable than treasure, namely friendship, trust, and love.

Fifth day, Fifth month

Length: 10min 38sec
Director: Nikita Sampath

In may, the Dragon Boat Festival is a traditional Chinese festival, one of the five on this day, people such as dragon boat racing, dumplings, dragon-boat festival feelings never dies. The film focuses on traditional festival in condensed feelings — “person, family, home countries countries”. Male rowing, competing power and majestic momentum, female package dumplings, reunited […]

Mumu Mianmian

Length: 9mins 48secs
Director:Giorgi Mukhaze

Mumu and Mianmian are twin sisters. Our video is about their daily life. Their name came from Zeng Guofan’s Zhixinjing, which means dignity and innocence. These two girls look like each other, but their personalities are different, and their character is just like their names: Mumu is modest and quiet, Mianmian is lively and cheerful. Although […]

Bu Jilan

Length: 90 mins
Director: 安興偉
Cast:王宇、劉興盛、娜吉·素

Liu Zhi, a man who was extremely impoverished, stole flour and meat from a town folk just to make dumplings for his son to celebrate the Spring Festival. Policeman Lao Liu was set out to arrest Liu but showed sympathy by sending him rice, flour and oil. Liu felt guilty by cutting three of his fingers off […]

The Faith in Ailao Mountain

Length:56 mins
Diector: Ci Zhang

An intensely personal film by Ci Zhang, a Chinese American writer and filmmaker. It is a visual recording of the true story of the writer as she travels back to China to visit her sick mother.

Crystal Girl

Length: 101 mins
Director: 李萍萍
Cast:張火火、肖軼、謝冰

Eight years ago, Ma Jun, a newly married crystal engraver, found an abandoned baby and brought her home. He named the girl GuoGuo and treated her as his own. But his wife Luo Li did not share the same love for the little girl. After three miscarriages, Luo became deeply depressed, believing that her suffering was caused […]

Feeling the Love Flute

Length: 90mins
Director: 鄧迎海
Cast:林浩、牛犇、林威

A kind old artist adopted a young boy Tian Le as his grandson. The fact that Tian has AIDS was a secret that Grandpa kept from him. When Tian started going to school, difficulties began to mount as reality sets in. At the most critical moment, the school, the community and people around them joined in […]

Together

Length:10mins 21secs
Director:Vakhtangi Jajanidze

If someone asks me, what is felicity. In my opinion, nothing is better than to be together with you soul to soul.

The film tells a story about an old couple, who work in different sections in Beijing Normal university. The film records their different kinds of work and life-style in one day. In addition, their […]

The Bodyguard

Length: 90 mins
Director: 岳松
Cast:岳松、釋彥能、李宇妃

The Bodyguard is the story of the man who choses the dark path of revenge… Wu, successor of the ancient clan of the Iron Kick comes to a city notorious for its crime, looking for his fellow apprentice Jiang. Before he finds Jiang, he takes a job as a bodyguard of Faye, the daughter of the wealthiest […]

A Tomato Is Not A Tomato

Length: 4min 41sec
Director: Lingyun Zheng
A Tomato Is Not A Tomato is a mood piece reflecting the director’s feeling of being lost after running out of curiosity and passion to new life when she moved to New York City. In this film, the balloon represents her past in China (childhood and hometown) while the tomato represents her present days of uncertainty. […]

A Soul’s Dream

Length: 21 min 31sec
Director: Kandula . Mani Krishna
A Soul’s Dream tells the story of a writer who entangles himself between the materialistic reality and an idealistic scenario of fulfillment as he is held up in the middle of an unfinished novel until he reaches a point where he begins to question his own existence.

Chives

Length: 4min 33 sec
Director: Joshua Linder

A big bad man,and a symbol of China’s middle class, tries to buy a wife, so that his mom doesn’t kick him out of her house.

New Home

Length:10mins 34secs
Director:Maria Sichanin

We choose a nursing home for shooting to show the main idea of “person, family, country”. The film shows the life of nursing home in one day. The house was quiet in the morning, with a hint of loneliness and solitude, because the old people is still in deep sleep. When they wake up, the home comes […]

A Good Heart

Length: 6 min 48 sec
Director: Yuan Li
Jane talks to police about the truth of her son Kevin’s heart transplant operation. She said for the chance, but when she saw the Asian boy running out of the operating room and heard that boy calling mom, then she knows she cannot be selfish anymore.

A Day in the Libary

Length: 9 min 38 sec
Director: Felik Wong
A librarian struggling between protecting or betraying a domestic violence victim. It is a microcosmos of the holocaust.

A Brief Encounter

Length: 2min 36 sec
Director: Somayeh Yazdanpanah
A dragon lives alone, away from people. Its job is to burn garbage and it goes to work every day. One day, on the way back home, it encounters a little girl.

Journey to Planet Beijing

Length: 9mins 22secs
Director:Claudia Carolina Garcés Solórzano

The film kicks off in the chaotic way to the subway. As the visitor (camera) arrives to Planet Beijing, it stops to see people’s faces. As the visitor felt so much interested in the people of Planet Beijing, when he arrives he starts to film them while they are working, walking or simply […]

Pan’s Choice

Length:90 mins
Director: 潘婕
Cast:潘婕、張哲人、劉冉冉

From a chance encounter, artist Zhou Rong saved Liu Pan, who fell down on the road. Slowly, Zhou learned of Liu’s miserable situation which sparked heart-felt sympathy from Zhou due to her own misfortunes. The two women shared the same values, but those values were challenged when a third woman came into the mix⋯

Can’t Go

Duration: 15min 44sec
Director: Ali Ozan KISAR

The Fisherman has a monotonous life that he shares with his father, who is in need of care. The only way the Fisherman expresses himself and breaks the simple circle of his life for a while, is the act of writing. He writes stories and sends them to literature journals and finally takes part in […]

To teach a child

Length: 11mins 24sec
Director: Meredith Lawrence, 郭玥

The film follows a 8-year-old girl named volunteering at school, home life, and planning, production instead of the final exams this semester math games chess process. At the same time pay attention to the interaction between fantasy and his mother, great mother ms wu on the child’s education also have a lot of his unique […]

Looking For…

Length: 10mins 23secs
Director:Salome vephkhvadze

The film is divided into “person, family, country” three parts with a view from a foreigner who saw China as first time. Film clearly presented people’s interesting life and warm feelings between families in Beijing.

Behind Bayonets and Barbed Wire

Length: 99 mins
Director: Haofang Shen, Richard L, Anderson
Cast:

The story of American pows, held by the Japanese in a camp in Shenyang, China. During WWII, Despite having their lives complete by controlled, the pows used their lives to sabotage their capture’s plans.

Alice

Length: 12mins 19secs
Director:Bakar Cheaqezishvili

This is a story about Alice. When we traveled to the Great Wall, she was our tour guide. She learned English by herself, so she can introduce the wonderful scenery and the culture of the China to the foreigners. At the same time, she is also a woman, who lives with love. She usually reads books, […]

Unit 731

Length: 60 mins
Director: Chris D. Nebe
Cast:

Unit 731 explores a side of WWII history that is largely unknown to the Western World. Documenting the development of WWII from the perspective of the Far East Front, the story of the gruesome human research center, UNIT 731, is revealed.

Talking Chengdu

Length: 9mins 34secs
Director: Bryony Hooper

This documentary takes a small insight into what it is like to live in Chengdu.We interview different people all who have different relationships with the city.Some have lived here all their lives some have moved here all recently and others have lived here for a very long time.Chengdu is known for being a relaxed city.The […]

Bubble

Duration: 4min 17sec
Director: Gong Jiawei

In this short film, the minimalist setting, slow-motion imagery, and the ambient drone background music construct a peaceful, tranquil, and meditative scene. However, viewers’ interpretation may change after they find out the animated background graphics are actually mushroom clouds from nuclear explosions. Perhaps things are not always as we conceive and perceive them. The devastating nature […]

The Other Night Factory

Length : 15mins 52secs
Director : Timothée Corteggiani
Cast: Émilie Deville, Éric Defosse

Helpless and confused, Andrea goes back to the factory where she used to work.
Clinging on her past, she tries to survive.
But, the violence of reality will shatter all of her illusions.

Story of Aunt Wu, Spirit of China

Length: 12 mins 17 secs
Director:Sebastian Rivera

Aunt Wu, as an ordinary person, does exercises in Shuangxiu Park everyday, through which she makes friends with a lot of people. They stay in good relation, caring and helping each other. The park is not only a place to take activities, but an epitome of China, reflecting the current living situation and […]

The Red Thunder

Length: 6mins 26secs
Director: Alvaro Ron
Cast: Allie Grant, Miles Heizer, Karen Strassman, Doug Olear

Sarah (Allie Grant, “Weeds”), a nerdy teenager, needs her mom’s brand new car to go on a date with Danny (Miles Heizer “Parenthood”), the boy she is in love with. Her mom, Dr. Thun (Karen Strassman, “Silicon Valley”), an absent minded Podiatrist is concerned about Sarah driving […]

AM SAVANNAH

Length: 12 minutes
Director: Peter Choi
CAST:
Andrea Cansler … “Tina Sue Taylor”
Karl Ramsey … “Professor Randall Jarvis”

Popular daytime TV talk show host Tina Sue Taylor learns that accidents don’t just happen.

The Wandering Mountain

Length: 29mins 42secs
Director César González Álvarez

Marcial is a hermit hunter who, once a week, receives his lifelong friend who brings him books, food and lively conversation to his solitary life in the mountains. One day the
Hunter discovered ancient human bones. Frightened, awaits the return of his friend to report it. The blame starts
torment him, not let him […]

The Chinese Farmers

Length: 45 mins
Director: 張新建
Cast: 陳寶國、馮遠征、牛莉

In the Mai Xiang Village near Shandong Yellow River, Niu Dadan and Ma Renli are both friends and foes. One is foreman’s son, one is landlord’s son; one has courage, one has education; they compete with each but are also the leading figures of the village. Mai Xiang Village has a huge harvest thanks to the […]

The Greatest Player

Length: 11mins
Director: Xinhao Liang
Cast: Sam Radue, Austin Manchon, Xiaodi Sun

At night, two thieves are playing their own thief’s game on the street. They see a girl with a wig and they decide to play their game on her…

Beyond the Waiting Room

Length: 28min
Director: Jose Santos

Art and artificiality, healing and feeding, knowledge and no knowledge have to leave (behind) the trade and the mediocrity system, abasement and inferiority so that the idea of life can prevail. Where does that mystic vision and the creation of the ideal start if not in hermitage, with spiritual nature? Away from the boredom one of the […]

Yokes

Length: 12mins 14secs
Director: Igor Osmolovski

If someone threw the case, whether it should be lifted?
Should I take what does not belong to you ?

3 1/2 ( A Life of an Innocent Child )

Length: 90 mins
Director: HEMANTHA KUMAR K
Cast: Mr. HEMANTHA KUMAR K、Master HRITHIK KUMAR、Baby BHAVANA、Mr. RAVI、Mr. NATARAJ

This film is being narrated about the forced labor, child labor and corruption in labor department.

Chasing Dao

Length: 9mins 26secs
Director: Andrei Stefan Rautu

“Chasing Dao” invites people on a spiritual journey of following the Chi, in a complete circle that returns in nature and then starts again. Throughout his notes, the author tries to find the essence of his journey. Near the end he adds a quote that expresses the emptiness of Dao: “What happens with the […]

Dear Tom

Length: 3min15sec
Director: David Tembleque

Sometimes, fate is like a small sandstorm that keeps changing direction, even two parallel lines could possibly meet one day…
You only stopped for a moment, and when you turn around, it’s forever…

Square the Circle

Length: 15mins
Director: Zhou Tong

A doctor fulfills her terminal patient’s last wish, even though it may end her marriage.

Stories In Tea Cups

Length:11mins 10secs
Director:Mirona-Mihaela Radu

Seven necessities of life: firewood, rice, oil, salt, sauce, vinegar and tea. Since the ancient time, China has the habit of drinking tea.In southern Fujian, tea is an indispensable part in people’s life. And what is the meaning of tea in the end? The film pays attention to the details of their lives with her unique perspective and […]

Nameless

Length: 17mins
Director: Caroline Jaden Stussi
Cast: Caroline Jaden Stussi

This short is one of the longest continuous shots in film history!
First time filmmaker Caroline Jaden Stussi had the vision to shoot an independent film-novelty which consisted of one continuous shot. Next was the search of a theme that would best be told in such a format. The continuous inducement without […]

Mine Warfare

Length: 45 mins
Director: 焦曉雨
Cast: 吳樾、於海、董姝

During 1943 Anti-Japanese war, local villagers from Jiaodong Peninsula cooperated with CPC troops to fight against the Japanese. Zhao Hualong successfully rescued Li Guoqiang, a Guerrilla fighter, and was sent to learn how to make mines. Zhao invented different types of mines and planted them against the enemy. He learned more and more from each battle. […]

No Farewell

Length: 45 mins
Director: 姜凱陽
Cast: 張陸、趙達、陳蓉

Before graduating from military school, Qin Chuan and Ning Zhi were selected by a secret organization to complete a special task. They learned valuable lessons from a series of tough situations and witnessed their comrades’ sacrifice one by one. Upon completion, they were set as undercover to the golden triangle to carry out a special mission. […]

Dark Illusion

Length: 72 mins
Director: Manos Karystinos
Cast: Katerina Didaskalou、Andreas Marianos、Giannis Malezas

Alkis is an introvert photographer with a personality disorder. Despite the strong relationship he has developed with his mother, he’s driven to despair because of the tension between her and his alcoholic father. As a result, he decides to leave the family home and move into his own place. However, […]

Staircase 2

Length: 5:40
Director: Renai Wei
Cast: Jinxi Pan, Dennis Oww

Two couriers were stuck in a building. These two couriers can not leave the second floor. They try to escape but they find a clock inside the box which they bring to this building

Human Nature

Length: 10mins 59secs
Director: Raul-Sebastian Mihailescu

You were standing on the bridge to see scenery, While somebody upstairs was looking at you.
From the observational perspective, Human Nature has recorded the state of tourists in Dujiangyan Park, in a trance, from which you can even find your own shadow.

Love Turn Around

Length: 45 mins
Director: 王小康
Cast: 明道、穎兒、馬天宇

Mao Yaya, a fierce property manager and an incredibly loyal lover, is having the worst time of her life after her boyfriend of six years dumped her out of the blue. Yaya finds out she has been pregnant for two months, in order to win back his heart, Yaya holds a sign that says “Please […]

More Than One

Length: 19mins 53secs
Director: Takahisa Shiraishi
Cast: Jordan Wong, Spike Leffke

More Than One tells the story of Daniel, a young man who’s forced to reconcile the differences of his dreams with the reality of his present in order for him to live a truthful life. Daniel lives with his college girlfriend, Audrey, but their relationship is far from stable. As […]

Perfect Stranger

Length: 10mins 40secs
Director: Evelyn Lee
Cast: Evelyn Lee, Alex Chao, Shirley Lee

Sixteen-year-old Amanda is determined to change her last name, and in order to do so, she must convince her estranged father to give his approval.

All Quiet in Peking

Length: 45 mins
Director: 孔笙
Cast: 劉燁、陳寶國、焦晃、倪大紅

In 1948, a decisive battle is approaching between KMT and CPC. Central Bank officer Fang Buting is being investigated by his own son Fang Mengao, who was sent by Jiang Jingguo. Cui Zhongshi who was identified as having a close tie with CPC is also under investigation. Jiang’s orders are being executed by Zeng Keda. The […]

My Sunshine

Length: 45 mins
Director: 劉俊傑
Cast: 鍾漢良、唐嫣、譚凱

Zhao Mosheng fell in love with He Yichen at first sight, a gifted student at University. She chases him with an unusual approach and starts a campus romance. However, He Yichen’s foster sister, He Yimei, suddenly declares war with Mosheng, asking for a fair competition. The lovers broke up after an unhappy argument. Mosheng obeys her […]

The Children Came Home

Length: 45 mins
Director: 姜凱陽
Cast: 萬茜、曹雲金、劉芙伶、伍宇娟、哈斯高娃

Max and Aimee

Length: 15mins 34secs
Director: Alex Pearce
Cast: John Carney, Kelli McCrann

A drama about a man’s struggle with dementia and his last connection with his daughter.
The story follows Max, an aging man suffering from Alzheimer’s, and Aimee, a nurse that comes to his house to take care of him every day. Sadly, Max rejects Aimee because he thinks his wife will still come […]

The Enemy

Length: 9mins 20secs
Director: Vlad Ghinea
Executive Producer: Alin Boeru
Cast: Eduard Bot, Valentin Paduraru, Alina Medoia

Bogdan, a young student with communication issues, is forced out of his comfort zone when his brother takes him to a beach party.

The Last One

Length: 19mins 15secs
Director: Jean-Baptiste Pacioselli , Kyrian Rouvet
Cast: Eden DUCOURANT, Nell CAUSSE, Maxime BELLEGUIE

Two bank robbers and old friends in the 70s saw their life taking another route when a beautiful women entered their lives…

Nuts

Length: 95 mins
Director: 李欣
Cast: 馬思純、張若昀、李現

Huang Jian’s application to MIT was deferred. To get into his dream school, he needed proofs of his teamwork skills and so he attended a girl’s club named “Fine Lady Club”. In this club, he met Zhuzhu, a lame journalist from a website. They hated each other in the beginning but managed to team up and […]

Love in Los Angeles

Length: 20mins
Director: Rong Lian

Violin student Qing Xia went to join in the USC summer camp where she encountered Hao Lei, a previous USC student who was currently earning his bread in the US. Hao, once a pursuer of music dream, had to work as a barber at a hair salon. Step by Step, he encouraged Qing to conquer her stage […]

Hey Daddy

Length: 45 mins
Director: 楊亞洲
Cast: 李雪健、黄磊、宋佳

Entrepreneur Liu Haipi meets the woman of his life Yi Shuang, a girl he has loved for years. They pretend to be lovers at the beginning, but fall in love for real. However, they have to face immense pressure from the failure of business and the setbacks of career. Just at the time the couple decides […]

Left Hand Cleaver

Length: 45 mins
Director: 連奕名
Cast: 連奕名、張永剛、徐梵溪

Head of the Red Army Cavalry Regiment Long Fei is a leftie who specializes in cleaver attack. He joined force with Hang De Gong’s Black Horse Regiment in a battle but suffered huge loss. Long Fei was mistakenly blamed for the failure and sentenced to Guillotine. He escaped by a bare margin but lost his memory […]

Tonight

Length: 5:00
Director: Michael West III
Cast: Michael C. West III, Prudence the Opossum

A homeless man enters an abandoned home for the night and realizes he is not alone. Is it real? Or has his past come back to haunt him?

Until the End

Length: 15mins
Director: Joel Duarte
Cast: Diogo Costa Reis, Anna Eremin

When Sérgio finds out that Diana, the love of his life, has a disease, he will stop at nothing to find a way to stop it, even if it costs his own life. All in the name of love. How far would you go for love?

Nashira Sadachbia

Length:125 mins
Director: Myat Noe
Cast: Zenn Kyi、Hpone Thaik、May Wynn Mg

Synopsis: In a dystopian future, the Earth has stopped rotating and the Asia region is constantly facing the sun. The society is divided into two class system: Cronius who controls everything and what remains of the resources and Commonus who are poor and who has to depend on Cronius […]

Lost and Found

Length: 10mins 42secs
Director: Victor M. Alvarez
Cast: Thaïs Blume, Christian Avilés, Eduard Benito, Sergi Vallès

Isabel works in a lost and found office. One day, she gets a lost wallet with a picture of her childhood. Intrigued, Isabel tries to find out who is the owner.

Outline of The Blade

Length: 45 mins
Director: 劉逢聲
Cast: 黃渤、袁泉、倪大紅

In 1940, Shen Xilin, a CPC undercover agent in Tianjin lost contact and became isolated, but he never gave up his faith and kept looking for an opportunity to obtain intelligence. Meanwhile, Lao Tan, former special agent also waited for a chance to obtain intelligence. Lao Zhou of the CPC underground organization used Zisheng, adopted son […]

Mr.Black:Green Star

Length: 83 mins
Director: 于勝軍
Cast: 赵路、吴天昊、林子杰、刘莹 等

The little mice One Ear reached the collaboration with Dr. Ape after escaping from jail. They planned to initiate the aircraft Green Star during the opening ceremony of the Space Museum, so that they could exile the forest citizens all to the space. To break this vicious scheme, Mr. Black had to find and […]

Our House’s Pool is Empty

Length: 3mins
Director: Milad Delasa
Cast: Mohammad Delasa, Fariba Moghani, Yashar Delasa, Jafar Pur Razavi, Mehdi Semsari

Urmia Lake has been dried. Ibrahim and his son were on their ways to Urmia Lake to take photos…

The Divide Between Love & Breath

Length: 10mins 2secs
Director: JD Glasscock
Cast: jonathan glasscock

A man struggles with the death of his family.

The Changing Face of Sicuan Opera

Length: 10mins 44secs
Director: Gerhard Adrian Dudu

Sichuan opera is a traditional folk drama art and popular in Bashu, Yunan, Guizhou and the southwest of China. As time changes, the opera appreciation intentions of people in Sichuan have changed, too. In modern eyes, the artistic skills such as changing faces, spitting fire, Tibetan dao, etc, have become a representative symbol of […]

Prodigy

Length:9mins 35secs
Director:Liviu Craciun

This film is about people. It tries to get close and get to know some special characters that in return can teach us something about the world we live in. We first go on the Piano Island, where lots of tourists go to spend their day’s, admiring the buildings and the local shops and restaurants. The people […]

Life Smartphone

Length: 2mins 48 secs
Director: Cheng Lin Xie

The phenomenon of increasing Smartphone Addicts can be attributed to today’s cutting-edge technology. Staring at the Smart phone or I-pad all the time and focusing on a small corner of life instead of exploring the vast expanse of life, people are gradually alienating themselves from the richness, the depth and extraordinary loveliness of life. […]

Wong Ka Yan

Length: 98 mins
Director: 劉偉恒
Cast:黃又南、吳千語、翟凱泰

In 1992, Chun Yin went to see movie in the town, and met a beautiful ticket-selling girl, Wong Ka Yan. The next day, Chun Yin went back to look for her but she was not there anymore. Chun Yin went around the town with his guitar in search of Wong. He met other girls with different ages […]

Pete and Jesse’s Food Extravaganza!

Length: 8mins 15secs
Director: Jesse Daniels
Cast: Jesse Daniels, Peter Townsend

Curious about the food culture of their home nation of Australia, two larikins Pete and Jesse travel the world in search for answers to their delicious questions. Does Austalia have its own food identity or does it borrow recipes from its neighbouring countires. Find out on Pete and Jesse’s Food Extravaganza!

The Flip

Length: 21mins 51secs
Director: Chung Fan Lam
Cast: Yan Xi, Sheldon You, Trevor Zhou, Lei Zhou

Eddie, a young Chinese-American boy, wants nothing more than for his mother to attend his school’s talent show and watch him perform “the flip,” a fancy cooking technique that he’s trying to learn just for her. But when tragedy strikes, Eddie ends up using it […]

Awakening City

Length: 100 mins
Director: Fernando Ramos
Cast: Juliette Binoche、Harold Lloyd、Edward G. Robinson、Allen Ginsberg、Jan Gehl

AWAKENING CITY presents an universal debate on the role of public spaces in contemporary cities, the conflicts of cars against people; malls against parks and squares; private against public; consumer against citizen; destructive urbanism against green areas. The documentary provides a set of international cases, strategies […]

Empty Nest Grandpa

Length: 45 mins
Director: 林柯
Cast: 李立群、刘佳、杜宁林、王君平、赵荀

“Every family has a tough story” is evident with Zhou family. Sisters Zhou Dongli and Zhou Dongxiao are puzzled with their father who has fallen in love at the age of 50s, and his lover is the house keeper Liu Xina! They try to understand their father but due to special circumstances, Liu’s background and actions […]

The Twenty Four Road

Length: 45 mins
Director: 張玉中
Cast: 劉小峰、甘婷婷、海一天

A road into the clouds sits between mighty Wumeng mountain and mysterious beipanjiang river canyon. It is the key threshold for transportation for WWII battlefield, known as the twenty four road. The Japanese “sealed” and “blocked” 24 road, while the Chinese and American “penetrated” and kept it open. The war against Fascist is fought hard with […]

Life in Smoke

Length: 7mins 54secs
Director: GIANLUCA FRATELLINI

The short film tells the story of Phil, an ordinary man but different by many others with his greatest passion for smoking. Phil was born by a smoker’s mother and he lives an unreal experience with the world of cigarettes that will finally change his life

The Big-Headed Boy

Length: 9mins 4secs
Director: Nelson Fernandes

A big-headed little boy is being bullied. At night, with the howl of a wolf, he finds the solution for his problem.

Reminiscence

Length: 3mins 55secs
Director: Pierre MARCANTONIO

During a dance hearing, among many dancers, one of them is falling prey to a sudden malaise and gets into her memories and trauma exhibited by a being who symbolizes her conscience.

The Blossom of Marigolds

Length: 93 mins
Director: 劉雁虹
Cast:潘時七、金良、普超英

A story about country girl Han Ju and her love and own business. Han Ju couples with Huo Wenjie and leads the villagers to develop the marigold industry. It reveals Han Ju’s kindness and endurance as a wife and a daughter-in-law, and also embodies her determination and wisdom as a business founder. The film shows the real […]

Lie

Length: 14mins 30secs
Director: Lisa Jiang
Cast: Julie Chen, Lina Zeng

Ying is an illegal immigrant struggling to make it in America. When she applies for a job in the fashion industry, it is through naive hopes of gaining a work visa, and possibly making it big. However, being so used to hiding, she has spun a web of lies that ultimately put […]

RUPRECHT

Length: 10mins 48secs
Director: Gerold Wunstel
Cast: Gerold Wunstel, Terumi Shimazu, Jessica Boss, Lexy Stork, Mike Boss, David Lee McInnis, David Saucedo, Christopher K. Johnson

Unable to cope with the sheer amount of illegal leaf blowers (legally banned but not enforced), the city of Los Angeles is given unexpected help from an outside source. A solitary man who stands up against these […]

Sky High

Length: 1min 45secs
Director: Stewart Powers

A whiteboard animation which follows the upwards adventure of a young boy

Noodle Deli

Length: 13mins 49secs
Director: David Liu
Cast: Jeffrey Zhifeng Yang

A day in the life of a northern Chinese noodle restaurant in Los Angeles.

Unrest

Length: 4mins 26secs
Director: Shannon R. Giedieviells
Cast: Alyssa Giorgio, Ryan Buckley

A young woman suffers from terrifying reoccurring nightmares of a man she feels is chasing her. With the fear of falling asleep and the insomnia taking its toll, she visits a psychotherapist who prescribes her a sleeping remedy. But, little does she know the unknown man is closer to her […]

Volcano!

Length: 4mins 50secs
Director: Marie Cheng

A little girl can’t seem to figure out why her volcano science project won’t explode. Little does she know that her experiment has taken on a life of its own.

Hero Dog

Length: 45 mins
Director: 王小列
Cast: 小七、郭碧婷、金世佳

Surgical intern Ai Liang loves animals and works in pet clinic. He meets head doctor Ding Han, a group of nurses, and also a smart dog Little Seven who was raised by his ex-girlfriend. Little Seven has an amazing ability to changes people around it. It makes people who hate each other slowly accept each other, […]

Life is a little sweet

Length: 45 mins
Director: 楊亞洲
Cast: 馮鞏、姜宏波、方清平

Tang Xi, deputy director of Guang Hua State-owned Textile factory, has strong responsibility, integrity and sense of humor. His wife Zhang Yun works in a sugar production factory where it always sends out sugar instead of salary. Tang Xi gets a habit of drinking sugar water. Tang Xi was fired due to complicated work relationship conflict. […]

The Sky in Hakka Earth Building

Length: 113 mins
Director:張輝
Cast:馬元、娜仁花、王嘉

In early 80s, Wei Tianqi was a school teacher in a small village. He lived a peaceful life with his mother Lin Xueying and his fiance Huang Xiaoyan from marriage arrangement. He met English teacher He Jingjing who was came from the outside of the hakka earth building. They fell in love with each other but their […]

Aporia

Length: 14min 33 sec
Director: Kang Shin Gyu

The tv’s turned on. The man’s tied down, doing nothing except looking tv. Soon the boy released him and the man keeps walking. Despite the disturbances the man finally reaches where the boy’s pointed.

Last time

Length: 5mins 34secs
Director: Islam Belal

Three persons meet by destiny for the first time for every one of them have his special story which cannot be forgotten.

An Andres: The Forgotten Village

Length: 8mins
Director: Martina Lopez

A documentary about a village that will soon be deserted.

Big in Beijing

Length: 20min 58sec
Director: Joshua Linder

4 young, wild, and ambitious bigshots in Beijing reveal their dreams, struggles, fears, and successes in the city.

Beyond the Tides

Length:11mins 1sec
Director:Abhimanyu Kanodia

Beyond the Tides showcases the affection between Xiamen and Taiwan and the ever growing friendship. The film takes you to a journey around the city of Xiamen and explores it through an eye of Taiwanese people happily working and studying in the city. The Taiwanese living in Xiamen shares their happy experiences the city but also miss […]

Knacker

Length:11mins 30secs
Director: Becca Pearce

A stablehand gets involved in an illegal scheme and the consequences may be more than he bargained for.

With The Past

Length: 45 mins|
Director: 宋業明
Cast: 賈一平、邵峰、夏侯琪譽

During the Batter of Shanghai in 1932, Shanghai gang leader Hong leads his fellow members to fight against Japanese invaders. He was assassinated, forcing his daughter Jiner to leave Shanghai, and son-in-law Shen Fang severely injuried. Shen survived and joined KMT to investigate the death of Hong. Meanwhile, Jiner returned to Shanghai and resume the leading […]

Chen Jia Ling

Length: 65 mins
Director:葉田、顧宇高
Cast:陳家泠

Chen Jialing, one of the most famous painters in China, was born in 1937 in Hangzhou. After graduating from a Chinese university of art, he received formal training from Pan Tianshou and Lu Yanshao, whom were great artists of Chinese painting. He went to Shanghai and taught in a university as a teacher. Experienced the Cultural Revolution and […]

The Moso Sisters

Length: 87 mins
Director: 李宏宇
Cast: 梁姝、于亞東、于子芡

To the north of Lake Lugu, there is an ancient village of Moso girls. Here lives the world’s only matriarchal tribe—the Moso. For them, women and men do not marry. People live with their mothers together. For over 1500 years, this ancient and mysterious ethic group has followed the exotic custom of “walking marriages”. The movie […]

These Thin Walls

Length: 12mins 43secs
Director: Sam Friedman, Max Harrison, Annaliese Rozos
Cast: Jenna Dimartini, Kevin Hoffman

This film explores the relationship between two neighbors after discovering they can talk through there thin walls that separate their apartment.

Jiudouwan

Length: 9mins 13secs
Director: Granby Limb

Jiudouwan is a documentary focused on food culture in Chengdu. It takes a specific focus on the Jiudouwan traditional meal, looking into the preparation of food, the atmosphere in the kitchen environment, and the skill involved in preparing and cooking the dishes.This documentary also shows the way that good food can bring people together, to […]

Wolf Totem

Length: 121 mins
Director:Jean-Jacques Annaud
Cast:馮紹峰、竇驍、昂和妮瑪

In acclaimed director Jean-Jacques Annaud’s film adaptation of Jiang Rong’s best-selling novel, a young Beijing student is sent to live among the nomadic herdsmen of Inner Mongolia. Caught between the advance of civilization from the south and the nomads’ traditional enemies – the marauding wolves – to the north; humans and animals, residents and invaders alike, […]

Kiss

Length: 8mins 47secs
Director: Yuanlin Wang

In modern times, industrial development has progressed at an overwhelming pace. The air is polluted and millions of people have died of lung cancer. People can only breathe through masks; intimate human contact is very limited. The idea of a kiss is a distant memory. Green landscapes and trees are very scarce […]

The Chinese Food Opera

Length: 10mins 40sec
Director: Miguel Lopez Valdivia

“The Chinese Food Opera” is a visual exploration of the Chinese cuisine and its connection with the people, as an analogy of how a country is made of unique human beings. We won’t follow a character, because food itself it’s our character. We’ll go from the final dish to it’s core to reveal the essence […]

Magnificent Kaaboom!!!

Length : 9mins 35secs
Director : Zachary Whitmore

Magnificent Kaaboom!!! will mark the resurgence of the cartoon. When the world has been shaven by a drunken barber, Magnificent Kaaboom!!! will grab planet earth by the throat, forcing it to heal, no longer aimlessly wondering like the last mosquito of fall attempting to flutter away and out run the season of winter. Akin […]

Otherweirdly

Length : 6mins 28secs
Director : Susan Whigham
Cast: Che Angkham, Phil Stembridge, JennBetty Pearson Rosa, Morgan Lewis-Pastor, Ben Bethune

Five misfits gather for a game of poker.

The Kindergarten In The War

Length: 45 mins
Director: 錢曉鴻
Cast: 沈傲君、丁海峰、倪虹潔

In 1941, the CPC army based on Shandong province encountered an invasion of a large Japanese army, CPC army were outnumbered , the army and the nursery were ordered to break through. The head of nursery Wang Weiruo and commander Zhao Dalu could not agree on how to transfer and manage children .While the children, unaware […]

Legend of A Rabbit: The Martial of Fire

Length: 97 mins
Director: 馬元、董大可
Cast:黃磊、楊子珊、何雲偉

Heroic Rabbit Master, who previously defeated his arch enemy Slash and now basks in the adoration of his fellow villagers. Rabbit Master is also regarded as the protector of the village, defeating bandits and upholding justice. However, a dangerous battle with the evil Zhan who plans to take over the world of Martial Arts by acquiring a […]

Murmur of the Heart

Length: 119 mins
Director:張艾嘉
Cast:張孝全、梁洛施、柯宇綸

Three young man tell their life stories. One is a tourist guide who struggles to make a living, another is a painter who always comes up short, the last one is boxer who is always just a backup. One day, a magical experience changed their entire life…

Tornado Girl

Length: 45 mins
Director: 程志超
Cast: 胡冰卿、楊洋、陳翔、白敬亭、趙圓瑗、譚松韻、吳磊

Baicao, a brave and strong girl, grows up in Anyang and endeavors to achieve her dream of Yuanwudao. After Baicao enters the Songbai Club, club leader Ruobai carries out tough training on her and falls in love. Former champion Chuyuan always takes great care of Baicao, which stirs a competition between the two. Rising star Tinghao […]

Keep a Fight

Length: 19mins 56secs
Director:Anna Demianenko

A loser lab assistant runs into a skinhead. He offers money to him, but it is of no interest to the stranger. There is something else he is interested in…

The Taking of Tiger Mountain

Length: 141 mins
Director: 徐克
Cast:張涵予、梁家輝、林更新、余男、佟麗婭

Adapted from the famous Chinese novel “Tracks in the Snowy Forest” set during the civil war era of 1946, when ruthless bandits occupied Northeastern China and threatened the lives of civilians there. The most powerful bandit of all was Mountain Eagle , with an impenetrable fortress up in Tiger Mountain and armed with strong artillery. Unit 203 […]

QUARTER OF THE MONTH

Length: 01:27:00
Director: Katharina Antonia Popov
Cast: Theresa Tripp, Saskia Inken Rutner, Stephanie Blass, Martin Moeller, Merlin Leonhardt, Harald Geil, Christian Wewerka, Julie Trappett

VIERTELMONAT is a melancholy comedy about friendship, the quest for happiness, loneliness, and the rich and complicated reality.
The film portrays the experiences of young 30-somethings in Berlin, focusing on Martha, who, after breaking up with her long-term […]

The Garden

Length: 14mins 27secs
Director: Tom van den Broek
Cast: Stuart Adams, Eloise Black, Jessica Collins, Gemma Rook, Mark Lawson

When Simeon dies he is transported to the gardens he used to play in as a youth. Now he must confront those he wronged in life to find redemption.

White Mushroom, Black Earth

Length: 10mins 30secs
Director: Althea Rao
Cast: Bill Dilworth

Asuka is coming back to New York and Nate is going to make her mushroom soup. Where to find the best mushroom in New York City? A doc/fiction piece that took place at the landscape installation ‘The New York Earth Room’ and its context New York SoHo, featuring art, perception and lifestyle.

Dragon and Phoenix Bringing Prosperity

Length: 150 mins
Director: 保爾夫
Cast:李維康、馮志孝、耿其昌

A Three Kingdom classic story about Zhuge Liang saving Liu Bei from Cao Cao and Sun Quan. Zhuge Liang uses his wits and batter strategies to break away the schemes time after time. He is seemingly always a step ahead of his opponents.

Lost In Hong Kong

Length: 113 mins
Director: 徐崢
Cast:徐崢、趙薇、包貝爾

Xu Lai, who once dreamed of becoming a painter, is a middle-aged man who has abandoned his dreams. When he goes on a trip to Hong Kong with his wife and her family, he plans to meet up with his college sweetheart. But his brother-in-law, Lala, happens to figure out Xu’s bad intention. The two start a […]

Just One Drink

Length: 18mins 31secs
Director: Andrew de Burgh

When a beautiful widow with a dark secret uses Facebook to lure two young men to her gorgeous Hollywood apartment for a New Year’s Eve party, a series of unexpected events take place.

Roots

Length: 17mins
Director: Krishnaraj Seenivasan
Cast: Vikash Bhai, Kundan Narendra, Ana Baptista, Francisco Sales, Noua Wong, Afonso Lagarto, Filipa Areosa, Duarte Grilo

Jai, a young Indian-American, visits Lisbon to escape from his cultural identity and, ultimately, reconnect with his roots.

Design of Death

Length: 108 mins
Director: 管虎
Cast: 黃渤、任达华、余男、蘇有朋

Sudden disease spread out in Longevity Town. A doctor sent by local officials went in to investigate the cause. But villagers refused to assist the doctor, which led him to a mountain with secrets.

The American Dream

Length: 9mins 58secs
Director: Blake Laitner
Cast: Geno Romo, Jason Reynolds

The American Dream is a short film about a guy who graduated late from college and is looking to build his dream.

Selfing

Length :77 mins
Director : Vladimir Raksha
Cast: Seva Ostakhnovich, Aleksander Connors

In China foreigners are hired for a fictitious job in Chinese companies. This is done to create a more respectable image in the eyes of their colleagues and clients. They call it «White guy window dressing». It is a new modern business tactic; however most people have never heard about it. […]

The heroes of 499

Length:10mins 30secs
Director:Oana Isabella Szanto

《 Heroes of 499》is a documentary shooting on the ferryboat to Gulang Island for 6 days. In this documentary we shoot 3 crew’s daily work. They are captain Guo Jing, the ship machine engineer Yu Yan and the first sailor Lin Jianxin. We interview them about their responsibility for carrying so many people on board and […]

The Spy War

Length: 45 mins
Director: 黃家輝、寇占文
Cast: 於震、戴嬌倩、楊思琦

Anti-Japanese war is underway. Qin Ben Xiao returns to hometown Guilin, only to be held at gunpoint by his brother Qin Ben Zhong who is now a KMT leader. Putting their difference behind, the two blood brothers partner up to fight for their country. Qin Ben Zhong is even prosecuted many times and finally loses his […]

Isa and the Frog Prince

Length: 14mins 15secs
Director: Huang Ying Xiang

After Isa tells her class that she believes her frog is magical and will turn into a prince, a bully and his gang challenge her to prove it. Undaunted, Isa embarks on a quest to prove to everyone – and herself – that magic really does exist.

The Pearl Shirt

Length: 119 mins
Director: 王好為 李晨聲
Cast:王蓉蓉、杜鎮杰、譚孝曾

During Song Dynasty, Emperor Zhao was ambushed by enemy troops. Hero Yang Yanshao rescued Emperor Zhao and left him with Fu Dingkui. He went back to save Princess Cai and the two of them fell in love. However, Emperor Zhao insisted it was Fu who saved him, thus granting Fu the right to marry Princess Cai. […]

Jian Bing Man

Length: 113 mins
Director: 大鵬
Cast: 大鵬、袁珊珊、柳岩

Web host Da Peng becomes popular after success of his internet show, he also becomes arrogant and impetuous. He makes a bad move by signing a contract that puts in a huge debt. He decides to shoot a film with a-list celebrities but none of them wants to be a part of it. Da Peng groups […]

For Love or Money

Length: 98 mins
Director: 高希希
Cast:劉亦菲、鄭智熏、陳沖

Xing Lu is a hopeless romantic type of girl. She meets painter Xu Chengxun at a coffee shop. She thought she could fall in love again, but nothing is as easy as it seems. She soon discovers a shocking secret…

Iron Dream

Length: 15mins
Director: David Webb

France, 1794. In the darkest hours of the French revolution, deputy Maximilien de Robespierre has created a secret elite team of spies and assassins. Code name: La Machine Infernale. A writer has discovered the existence of the secret organization, and is getting ready to publish a book revealing the whole plot. But when he comes across a […]

Godfather Of Peking Opera

Length: 90 mins
Director:高力强
Cast:李威、楊梓墨、婁宇鍵

At the end Qing Dynasty in 19th Century, the Imperial Court is ruled by greedy, corrupt officials. Wealthy merchant Niu Zihou was obsessed with Peking opera and valued justice, humanity, and integrity. He was exploited by officials, coveted by peers, and extorted by bandits. Yet he spent vast amounts of silver on public service for the poor, […]

The Ghost of Grandpa Tong

Length: 10mins 51secs
Director: Celeste Koon
Cast: Joey Hunter, Steve Comilang, Mai Lee Ngo, Koby Seiling

The Ghost of Grandpa Tong brings a new spin to the Canadian multi-ethnic ‘identity’ story in the form of a humorous ghost story about a stubborn old Chinese man who returns as a ghost that can only be seen by Zoe, his granddaughter’s ‘halfie’ English speaking best […]

TIME BENDERS

Length: 7mins 30secs
Director: PAUL CAVALLO
Cast: Sally Williams, James Peniata, Casey Poolman, Jip Panosot, Craig Walker, Marc Kay, Robert Luxford, Mike Gray

Time. It’s like a being. It has an immune system which prevents change. A young scientist puts this to the test when she falls in love with a man from the year 1788.

Ever Since We Love

Length: 106 mins
Director: 李玉
Cast:范冰冰、韓庚

Story of a group of students in medical college in the 1990s. Qui Shui enrolls in college having just broken up with his first love, Xiao Man. In his medical class he meets several new friends, including Bai Lu, who becomes his new girlfriend.
The narrative unravels as a pensive but humorous story, as Qui Shui and […]

Truth and Trust

Length: 45 mins
Director: 韓曉軍
Cast: 張嘉譯、倪大紅、左小青

Shi Muo has a happy family, a son and a daughter, and a loving wife. However, the seemingly happy family has secrets deep down inside. These secrets are reveals after Huo Zhongshi’s release from jail. Twenty years ago, Shi was a police officer and held a close brotherhood with Huo and Wang Xiangqing. Huo was involved […]

Miracle Healer

Length: 45 mins
Director: 白濤
Cast: 劉牡、常鋮、劉希媛

Zhang Zhongjing was from Eastern Han Dynasty where warlords fought endlessly amongst themselves. He went through many ups and downs as he grew from a teen with a vengeance heart to a Miracle Healer respected by many.

Inside Mind

Length: 11mins 31secs
Director: Kevin Anderson

Spencer, a young scientist tries to enter Clarice, his girlfriend’s mind to save her from coma. Inside her head, he founds that her other personality, Angie tries to kill her to control the body. He has to find Clarice and help her out before Angie took over and kill them both.

Chinese Scissors

Length: 10mins 53sec
Director: Melissa Hunter

Mellissa invited a Chinese boy to help her to explore Chinese scissors. Her film walked through Hefang Street, focusing on Zhang Xiaoquan Scissors, paper cutting artist, Children road and so on. By exploring this, she’d like to show Chinese culture and Chinese people’s spirit.

ChengCheng War Flame

Length: 90 mins
Director:周偉、李才
Cast:张铎、柳小海、王海地、秦丽

After the WW2, the Chinese civil war between the Communists and Nationalists broke out. The Cavalry Regiment led by LIU Zhen skirmishes with the enemy. Right when they are about to eliminate the enemy Nationalist Army general, the enemy Brigade commander ZHAO Jingpeng saves him. After devising the battlefield strategy using fire, Liu fought against the enemy […]

The Chef, the Actor, the Scoundrel

Length: 109 mins
Director: 管虎
Cast: 張涵予、劉燁、黃渤

During Second Sino-Japanese War, China suffered from cholera outbreak because Japanese used it as a biological weapon. Four Chinese agents captured a Japanese scientist and his bodyguard and interrogated them by Chinese opera in order to get the vaccine formula.

Rocket of China

Length: 45 mins
Director: 英達
Cast: 曹雲金、俞惠子、劉金山

In 1880s Qing dynasty, a rich merchant’s son Tian Younian Luanzhou went to US to study. While working at the gold mines, Tian Younian went through many new adventures and saw the world in a different view. He made friend with a blacksmith named Ou Ye. He learned how to drive a train and the technologies […]

Codename Pavel

Length: 72 mins
Director:于鵬
Cast:

Paul is the code name of Mr Baohang Yan, an outstanding international spy who worked for the communist party of China. Mr. Yan detect and forecast three critical information during WWI –the blitzkrieg by Nazi Germany against the Soviet Union in 1941, Japan’s attack to Pearl Harbor in 1941 and the whole defense layout of Kwantung […]

Night Shift

Length: 19mins 20secs
Director: Aaditya Gangwar

About a man who repairs bicycle at night on a footpath, who is troubled because of many reasons in his life, mostly because his daughter, who was a teacher, after her marriage is not been allowed to continue working after her wedding by her in laws.

White Rose

Length: 16:10
Director: Shin Gyu Kang
Cast: Yoon Seo Jin

Sohyang leaves the home and meets Eunji. Eunji keeps drawing one thing and another. Differ from her, Sohyang does nothing but starring at her. Soon Sohyang steals her white crayon and the night begins.

The Faces of Anjing Town

Length: 10mins 55secs
Director: Anna Leask

This ten minute documentary focuses on the people who make Sichuan embroidery. We get to see the people behind the beauty of the craft, to learn more about their lives and their opinions. The documentary is set in Anjing, the hometown of Sichuan embroidery and focuses on one studio there where we interview Master Wu the […]

In The Heat Of The Night

Length:11mins 17secs
Director:Georgiana Loredana Surugiu

The content of the documentary are about the night life in Xiamen. It presents what the director saw and heard in the city by write a letter to her mother. And the content of the letter is the caption and commentary in the documentary. The Zhongshan road with many people, the dancing woman on the square, […]

SPL 2: A Time for Consequences

Length: 120 mins
Director: 鄭保瑞
Cast:吳京、任達華、張晉

Undercover cop Kit (Wu Jing) becomes a junkie in order to catch Mr Hung (Louis Koo), the mastermind behind a crime syndicate. When the operation goes sour and Kit blows his cover, his supervisor and uncle Wah (Simon Yam) decides to terminate the operation. When Kit disappears without a trace, Wah defies the order from his commanding […]

In Case of Emergency

Length: 3mins 18secs
Director: Sophia Yu

A paranoid character freaks out when she sees a lifeless body on the ground. Using any and every technique she can ever remember learning to in case of emergency, she attempts to revive him. A dose of cold water? Defibrillation? Dubstep? When you’re desperate, you’ll try anything!

Life in the Senior Year

Length: 90mins
Director: 李馨
Cast:孫松、倪景陽

Young teacher Shen Xing accepts the offer to teach Chinese Language to the top graduating class with the best test marks at Huawei High School. However, she is surprised to discover that the group of high achieving school kids is like automatons assembled on a production line. Each is gifted beyond ordinary and is expert at […]

Orbit

Length: 3mins 48secs
Director: Francesca Pich

When did the bright moon first appeared? Has it always been there or was it a free and cheerful asteroid hanging out with friends in the wide and infinite space? Ever wondered what she thinks of the Earth?

Promise

Length: 23mins 34secs
Director: Sunil Sanjan
Cast: Digvijay Singh, Michhle Rego

Film is based on one promise built around suspense and dramatic situations related to it. Promises are there to be fulfilled. But promises are mostly broken, forgotten or ignored. In some rare cases, fate is beyond our imagination.
PROMISE is about one such rare promise. Inspired from true incident, PROMISE is […]

Because of Writing

Length: 60 mins
Director: Pier Paolo De Rosa
Cast:

Because of Writing is a story of a writer lost of his own mind, haunted in the dark by hallucination, illusion and a mysterious presence. His life is a struggling between a strong love for a prostitute, his wife’s contempt and the passion for writing.

One Step Away

Length: 100 mins
Director: 趙寶剛
Cast: 孫紅雷、桂綸鎂

hanghai, 1935. Fu Jingnian (Sun Honglei), a double spy with KMT and Communist agent, codename Ice. warns his up line Lin Yueying, codename Shadow (Xu Jinglei), to leave, as the network has been penetrated. When her substitute, codename Echo (Huang Lei), is arrested and threatened with torture by BIS chief Ji Zeng’en (Alex Fong Chung-sun), Echo […]

Heart of Chengdu

Length: 10mins 11secs
Director: Tara Clements

 
My documentary explores the people within People’s Park, capturing the life inside. After speaking with people who work and spend most of their time there, it represents People’s Park being an epitome of society and a very special place to many people.

Imagine

Length: 5mins 31secs
Director: Eva Cohen

Xiangxiang is a teenage girl who has recently moved to the US from China. She feels like an outsider at school and finds solace by taking pen to paper.

Chronicles of the Ghostly Tribe

Length: 115 mins
Director: 陸川
Cast:趙又廷、姚晨、唐嫣、李晨、鳳小岳

It’s a 3D adventure action film about the chronicles of ghostly tower. Hu Bayi leads a team of scientists to explore the mystic Kunlun Mountain, only he survived. Years later, he teamed up with Wan Kaixuan and Shirley along with others to find the truths behind the ghostly tribe…

Wonder Mama

Length:96 mins
Director: 高志森
Cast:馮寶寶、蔡瀚億、曾江、邵音音

Librarian A-Ai, in her fifties, is considering an early retirement. But her father, in his seventies, suddenly reveals that the young house keeper is having his baby. A-Ai’s mother is raising hell, and A-Ai’s thirty year old son, a worthless homebody, contributes nothing. News about her husband who disappeared ten years ago compounds the problem. Her hopes […]

THE GOLDEN FROG

Length: 3mins 59secs
Director: manish pandit

There is a Chef. He cooks fish in a food truck. He has a friendship with a Frog. During a drought period, the Chef tries to kill the frog. As soon as knife touches the frog’s skin something magical happens.

Between Us

Length: 18 min 25 sec
Director: Belanov Victor

With the hope to diversify their personal life, a young couple invites an old friend and a call-girl. None of the guests has no idea about the real reasons of their invitation. Straight talk reveal deep wounds of their private life. Guess, their brave plane is not going to work. Against the background of […]

Shanghai Story

Length: 20mins 45 secs
Director: Andrej Iliev
Cast: Drago Lazetich, Émilie Ohana

A short film about love, life, loneliness, the choices we make and sex toys. Inspired by 90s independent wave, Shanghai Story’s main appeal lies in its characters, dialogue and classic visuals. Two people meet to exchange a few words but end up trading more. Cigarettes, booze, neon lights, romance and […]

The Man From Macao II

Length: 110 mins
Director: 王晶
Cast:周潤發、張家輝、劉嘉玲

Ken (Chow), cardsharp extraordinaire, is drawn into a mahjong game, where he barely has a chance to show off his skills. Ken falls out with his godson Vincent (Shawn Yue), who’s let him down by becoming a cop rather than a criminal. Now a more ruthless lady boss, Aoi (Jin Qiaoqiao), has taken over, running illegal casinos […]

I Said Go to Hell My Love

Length: 5mins 40secs
Director: Renai Wei

If one day your boyfriend turns into money, what will you do?

The Grass in Wind

Length: 90mins
Director:羅英
Cast:李心然、李槐龍、李東赫、陳希、白藍橋

Qiu Ye, young widow of Da Shan, was pretty and was dream lover of local people. Qiu Ye was stuck between two wonderful men, one is the “Drummer” A-Long, energic and charming; The other is Tu Sheng, a mute who had been supporting her and her family. At the same time, Da Shan’s sister, also fell in A-Long, how […]

Love Express

Length: 18mins 5secs
Director: Patrick Chen

A young commuter (Tim Liu) finds himself continually sitting across from a heartbroken young woman (Margaret Ying Drake) on a subway train, and when he decides to console her, they find their newfound companionship blossoming into something deeper.

My Spicy Grandma (Wai Po Jia)

Length: 14mins 30secs
Director: Tianwei wang
Cast: Grant Wild, Cici Lau

A ten-year old boy is spending a week with his isolated Chinese grandma, whom he has never met before, while his parents are dealing with their divorce case. Both of the boy and the grandma develop a new vision of life at the end of this journey.

The Dead End

Length: 139 mins
Director: 曹寶平
Cast:鄧超、段奕宏、郭濤、王珞丹

Three brothers help raise one foster child, they all seem to have a regular job, but do they? Seven years after the events of the Water Chamber Murders, newly transferred officer Yi Guchun began to suspect that his assistant police, Xin Xiaofeng, is deeply-tied with the murders.

Never Forgotten

Length:9mins 34secs
Director:Harshil Ashok Bhanushali

The Film is about Tan Kah Kee, One of the most famous Philanthropist, Business Man and educationist. It’s a poetic expression of discovering his spirit in different elements of nature to Xiamen city. Exploring through ocean, mountains, people and the spaces in the university he built. His spirit exists not only in words but […]

I Lived Here

Length: 8 min 07 sec
Director: Qianyun Shi

City of Beijing in a girl’s perspective

The Literature and Art in War of Resistance

Length: 90mins
Director: 王一岩
Cast:

“Literature and art is our weapon while the stage is our battlefield.” In the 14 year of war with the Japanese which began in 1931 and ended in 1945 with the victory for China, Chinese artists threw themselves into the national salvation movement with a “battle cry for the resistance and a song of uproaron behalf of the […]

Go Away! Mr. Tumor

Length: 85 mins
Director: 韓延
Cast:白百合、吳彥祖、李媛

Young cartoonist Xiong is having a crisis. First she gets fired, then her boyfriend leaves her, and she even has to spend a night at police station. What’s worse is that she discovers she has a tumor. But she doesn’t give up, and falls in love with her doctor…

Son

Length: 20mins 24secs
Director: Yantao Xia
Cast: Qinqin He, Yue Ming, Jingyuan Wang

Jianfang and her husband has had Doudou, their son for 6 years before he went missing. The couple searched a long time in vain. When he was found by the police four years later the mother found out that her son suffered extreme pain from human traffickers and […]

More to come

Length:12mins 3secs
Director:Sorin Alexandru Baican

A film about Xiamen University in 2015, the way a foreign student is seeing the contrast between students and tourists. A five day diary showing the reality inside campus built by Tan KanKee in 1921. After 94 years the reality change. I want to have a film that in 10 years will show the reality for […]

Married But Available

Length: 45 mins
Director: 李牧鴿
Cast: 王志飛、江珊、周顯欣

Lihai and Wuting are a perfect couple. They immigrated to Canada for their daughter’s education. But Lihai didn’t give up his business in China, so he stayed in Chengdu by himself, separating with Wuting and the daughter in Canada. Lihai fell in love with talented Lixiaofei. Wuting learned about the affair but didn’t give up on […]

Wild Animals

Length: 16mins
Director: alon levi
Cast: Yehuda Nahri, Shiri Gadni, Hadar Ratzon Rotem, Itay Polishuk, Itamar Menashe

Itamar, plagued by a terminal illness, makes the difficult decision to kill his dog, Michael. At the moment of truth he is not able to carry out his plan and hesitates. Michael exploits the opportunity and escapes towards the nearby wedding hall. Itamar quickly catches […]

TARA – The Journey of Love & Passion

Length: 105 mins
Director: Kumar Ra
Cast: Rekha Rana, Rohan Shroff, Ashish Saleem, Sapna P Choubisa, Brijesh K. Kori

It’s a saga of an illiterate illegal brewer- an Indian gypsy woman- who is outlawed from her house and hamlet by her husband allegedly for adultery when she is already nine months pregnant. Will she survive this stroke? Will she commit suicide? Is […]

Emblem of the people

Length: 9mins 8secs
Director:Lucy Norton

Emblem of the people is a documentary that explores the story of the Sun Bird. A golden relic found in 2001 in the Jinsha Ruins, which in 2005 become the official logo of Chinese cultural heritage. This film tells the story of the impact on the people of Chengdu when the relic was first found and […]

Zhong Kui: Snow Girl and the Dark Crystal

Length: 118 mins
Director: 鮑德熹、趙天宇
Cast:陳坤、李冰冰、趙文瑄、楊子珊、包貝爾、吉克雋逸

In order to protect people from demon’s attacks, Zhong Kui becomes a Demon Killer and sneaks into hell to steal a box containing demons’ soul. A war between demons and mankind began. Meanwhile, he sees the girl of his dreams from the past, who now belongs to the demon world. The demon war reaches unprecedented […]

Are you there?

Length: 8 min 06 sec
Director: Ricardo Schwartz

Three teenagers, two boys an one girl, invade an empty house to play a game that evokes an evil spirit called Charlie. In the middle of the game the boys lock the girl inside the house and Charlie comes to play.

I Have Something to Tell You

Length: 34min 50sec
Director: Mandy NG

Old Fang is a middle age illegal cab driver. Right before the upcoming Chinese new year, he was kicked out by his second wife because of his love affairs. One day, while driving the cab, Fang meets his daughter, Yuxia, whom he had with his ex-wife. When trying to reconnect with his daughter, Fang picks up […]

Fly Me to Venus

Length: 92 mins
Director:
Cast:王傳君、董維嘉、陳亦飛

Wang Pengpeng wrote a new program to take care his long-distance girlfriend Lin Yinan. After Wang passes away, Lin falls in love with the Virtual Wang, and the love story was fabricated by the program Wang wrote. Is this real love?

Rest Stop

Length: 5mins 45secs
Director: Andrew Hsu
Cast: Andrew Hsu, Soo Jeong Son, Kyle Storey, Erina Eda

After a woman passes away, her widow and sister attempt to honor her last wishes, while dealing with their issues with each other.

The Hungry Buddhists

Length: 2mins 14secs
Director: Yunhao Zhang

It is a short animation about an interesting conflict between the Buddhist student and his strict master.

Sarah’s Uncanny Curiosities

Length: 5mins 37secs
Director: Martina Lopez

A documentary about Sarah Redding and her artwork. She talks about what inspires her and how her art helps her anxiety.

Overheard 3

Length: 131 mins
Director: 麥兆輝
Cast:古天樂、劉青雲、吳彥祖、周迅、葉璇

Five Years ago, LAW (Louis KOO) was jailed for killing a major land owner in a car accident. At that time LAW worked as a chauffeur for the rural tycoon LUK (Kenneth TSANG). When LAW gets out of prison five years later, LUK’s corporation has grown more powerful, while LUK’s right-hand man Keung (LAU Ching Wan), sworn […]

The Art of Human Salvage

Length: 9mins 30secs
Director: Dempsey Tillman
Cast: Edward James Olmos, James Walters

A young boy must by saved from execution by his last hope.

Hopscotch

Length: 10mins 30secs
Director: Chung Wei Huang

It was always easier to go with the flow of the game as a child. But as an adult, Matt begins to question the game in search of self-identity.
Matt and Emma have known each other since childhood. The tension in their relationships has been build- ing and it finally explodes at the Halloween night […]

Love Stalk

Length: 70 mins
Director: Angie Palmer
Cast: Angie Palmer (also known as Angie P.)、Ronan Pak、Dada Lo

Sharon is a social-media-addicted public relations executive from Singapore, having a hard time balancing career and the search for love in Hong Kong’s singles scene. Even with all the dating advice she gets from her friend Joan (a sassy, life-of-the-party, local girl), Sharon’s dates always seem […]

Book of Sins

Length: 84 mins
Director: 樊志遠
Cast:

In 1945, Japan unconditionally surrendered, ending fourteen years of war against China. Ten years later, in 1956, PRC indicted 1,000 Japanese soldiers for war crimes. How did they come to China? What wound they face when they arrived? How would the accusations affect the soldiers’ lives? This film, through the course of a trial, examines how the […]

You Are My Sunshine

Length: 107 mins
Director: 楊文軍
Cast:黃曉明、楊冪、佟大為

He Yishen rejects many girls to be with his lover Zhao Muoshen. However, Zhao’s complicated family background makes them go separate ways. Seven years after separation, Zhao returns to her hometown, only to find He waiting for her. He always kept his love for Zhao, thinking she would do the same. However, Zhao is now a divorced […]

Possession of Mokhtari

Length : 14mins 20secs
Director : Mohammadreza Shams
Cast: Mohammad Javad Mokhtari, Alireza Mahdavi Hezaveh

Mokhtari is a 16 years old retarded children, who try to combine the reality of others with his persuasion in a twisting situation of theater and reality.

Battle Jar

Length: 3min 50 sec
Director: Kenny Wong

Battle Jar, a comedic short about four friends that use a mysterious Byzantine artifact to resolve impossible arguments. The ‘battle jar’ contains pieces of paper that indicate duels – and possible penalties – that will ultimately determine the victor of stale-mate disagreements. The battles are chosen at random and the fate of the winner, as […]

The Secret

Length: 40 mins
Director:張多福
Cast:許晴、林永健、周冬齊

张幸福是一名45岁的中学老师,本应有着幸福美满的家庭生活,然而一个偶然的情况下她得知了自己罹患末期癌症。张幸福本打算瞒着家人放弃治疗,用生命的最后一百八十天帮助丈夫、儿子、弟弟、婆婆等安排好生活,之后一个人静静迎接死亡。但是她的强势与急于求成并没有得到家人的配合,反而引发了一系列令人啼笑皆非的故事。在张幸福与家人互相磨合与较量的过程中,她懂得了如何去理解与倾听他人,也重新发现了生活与爱情的意义。

Tulousophy

Length:11mins 2secs
Director:Ioana-Maria Mischie

Tulousophy is a short film that aims to depict the philosophy of the Last Mohicans that inhabit the Tulou-shaped buildings. The Fujian Tulou is a building that hosted for the past hundred of years, generations of families that come from the same ancestor. Each tulou has four layers: Heaven, Earth, People, Harmony. In Taxia village, in order […]

Code is called Sparrow

Length: 45 mins
Director: 王大功
Cast: 丁軍、寧丹琳、尚大慶

After the Taierhzhuang triumph, KMT troops withdrew from Shandong. Zuo Beiquan aka the star picker formed a squad code named The Sparrow. He leads his squad to fight against Japanese invaders. They attacked GeZhuang, the Church, transport army, all in the names of protecting Anti-Japanese meeting. The Japanese sent many troops but never could terminate […]

The Primary Target

Length: 108 mins
Director: 翟俊傑
Cast:孫維民、蔣勤勤、劉小峰

A lost notebook alerted US five-star General Marshall and trapped top agent Xiong Xianghui in incredible danger. A battle of words was sparked on the negotiating table. The air of tension haunted every corner of the town. All the heavy weights convene with murderous schemes. Zhou Enlai set up a trap in the theatre, but the show […]

Hope

Length: 9mins 36secs
Director: Arvin Medghalchi

Omid(hope)is a short animated documentary which is based on 3 true different stories. In an Interview a paralyzed dog named Omid a cat and a parakeet tell us the story of their hard times in the streets how they were rescued and how they learned to have hope in their lives.

Nowhere

Length: 2mins 54secs
Director: I-Cheng Lee

Nowhere is a motion graphic project that expresses I-Cheng’s personal journey of pursuing happiness. To be happy or not happy, people have the choices of their own lives and thoughts. This project shows that positive thinking could lead to better lives through her example.

Wang Mao

Length: 90 mins
Director: 趙小溪
Cast:王大治、郭金傑、葛小鳳、羅京民、蘇麗、童振軍

Story surrounds a winery family and their joys and sorrows. Gou Shen sends himself to the army three times, twice under fake names, just to win his lover’s heart. All three times, he manages to drop out of the army.

Ever Lasting Broadcasting

Length: 90mins
Director: 扈耀之
Cast:王勁松、張齡心、李昊臻、齊士龍

During WWII, Japanese invaders massacred millions of Chinese people and committed horrendous war crimes in China. The Anti-Japanese War cultivated many teen heroes who joined the resistance and bravely fought alongside their fathers against the invaders.

New Start

Length: 11mins 45secs
Director: Angie Palmer
Cast: Ian Yim, Kelvin Wong, Angie Palmer (also known as Angie P.)

A conversation “we are men. Of course we have to eat meat!” leads to a strange bet and contest between a female doctor and Jake. Because of this encounter, he is given a week to experience something that he has never dreamed of and […]

Umberllas

Length: 9mins 48sec
Director:Jun Tsuboike

When I look at the Chinese character for “umbrella,” I chuckle at how it closely resembles the actual shape of an umbrella. My film, “傘,” or “Umbrellas,” was inspired by this humorous observation. Upon my arrival in Hangzhou, I discovered that they are everywhere in this city. Whether they are in the its conventional form or acting […]

Hole

Length: 2mins 31secs
Director: Parnaz F. Rad

So many ring-headed people have been stuck in a long iron rod. One of them step on an innocent beetle and kills it which makes him conscious about the world around him. He tends to find a way to escape. While he thought he has succeeded he got stuck in another rod.

Amitabha

Length:11mins 2secs
Director:Aly Shamsuddin Rana

The film is about Buddhism and its existence among two individuals in China today. The film switches from a monk’s daily life to a young teacher and her family. It shows their individual ideas about Buddhism and their own ways of practicing it. Ultimately, the film becomes a showcase of how the ideas of the Buddha […]

Once Upon a Time in Bussière’s Garden

Length: 48 mins
Director: 張同道
Cast:

When French physician Dr. Jean Louis Bussière gathered his father’s belongings, he found three thousand photos and a large number of documents including ones gifted by Chinese former President Yuan Shikai, the Tibetan Lama 9th Panchen, Peking Opera actor Mei Lanfang and many other anonymous people. There is a garden in one of these photos which […]

Daokou Style Chicken

Length: 93 mins
Director:李豔秋
Cast:李萬年、宋禹、姚文婷、吳衛東、劉小寶、李君峰、苗皓鈞、何雲偉

In 1944, Daokou Town, chicken shop owner’s son Zhang Qianxing inadvertently joins the Eighth Route Army a secret mission. Zhang used chicken as cover and fights with Japanese with wits and strategies. In addition, his fiance Xiang Yuan and several neighbors who can’t bear humiliation are willing to risk their lives to participate in the task…

The Queens

Length: 106 mins
Director: 伊能靜
Cast:宋慧喬、竇驍、鄔君梅、姜武、陳喬恩、楊佑寧、鄭元暢、伊能靜、秦昊

Actress Annie finds her relationship with her long-time boyfriend coming to an end. Fortunately, her best friends Candy and Tina are always there to support her. Melissa, a well-known actress and Annie’s rival in love, not only steals Annie’s boyfriend, but also sets her up and humiliates her in public. In the meanwhile, Candy and Tina also […]

The Key Hunt

Length: 19mins 52secs
Director: Angie Palmer
Cast: Kellyjackie Chan, Fred Cheung, Lee Myung-Hun Aki

A romantic candlelight dinner takes a tragic turn when Gwen’s boyfriend, Peter, never returns to the table. Moments later, Gwen receives a ransom call but money is not what the kidnapper wants. She is given four hours to find something that her father possesses: the Fifth Key. With […]

My Elder Brother&My Sister-in-Law

Length: 45 mins
Director: 劉家成
Cast: 於震、郝蕾、於洋

During China’s social reform in the late 70’s, Zhou family went through a series of rejoice and sadness. Zhou Wu and brother Zhou Wen both got accepted to university but only one of them could go. Zhou Wen revealed that Zhou Wu is the illegitimate child of the two, forcing Zhou Wu to leave the family. […]

Yesterday and Today The Past is Your Present

Length: 9mins 15secs
Director: David Duty

This documentary is based on the history of Ybor City Florida. It discuses may aspects of the past and where Ybor is today. I directed this entire video. I was displayed at the 30th anual Ybor City Gala with over 500 viewers. This video was done for Ybor City Museum Society. It was a pleasure […]

Goddesses in the Flames of War

Length:
Director: 江平
Cast:秦怡、何賽飛、佟瑞欣、胡可、白冰、殷桃、馬伊璃、姚晨、周冬雨、佟大為

Jianghai Plain was taken over by Japanese invaders, Haohe Village was the target for looting. Villagers lived in fear, especially for the women. A group of brave women teamed up to fight against the invaders with their wits and power.

Hey Deer!

Length: 6mins 20 secs
Director: Örs Bárczy

Short Animated Film about an adorable, cocoa-drinking deer who is eager to tidy and shoveling in front of his house every day. However, there is a suspicious earthquake all night which causes the mess day by day and make unbearable our fella’s life. Between two cups of cocoa the amazing truth comes out which change […]

The Blind of the Cathedral

Length: 17mins 35secs
Director: Nadine Asmar
Cast: Aya Tiba, Sam Khoury, Omar Mikati, Elie Boudjok, Hind Taher, Michel Adabachy, Firas Youssef, Mazen Yammine

In front of a cathedral, fate led to Hala and Bachir’s meeting. At first sight, they share nothing in common: she is a 15-year-old student, she is Muslim and she sees. Whereas Bachir is 27, he plays the […]

The Waiting Country Woman

Length: 91 mins
Director:李豔秋
Cast:李豔秋/翟小興/劉嶽/戴江/侯耀華/鞏漢林/柏青/方曉莉

Xiulan and her childhood sweetheart Jianshe fall in love with each other and promise to get married. When war broke out, Jianshe joins the army and left for the frontline thousands of miles away. The distance makes their love even stronger. But then she receives a heartbreaking message that Jianshe has gone missing during a mission. Nevertheless, […]

ROOM 731

Length: 18mins 48secs
Director: Youngmin Kim
Cast: Yoojung Kim, Tim Kang, Nikki Soohoo, Mariko Denda

A young Chinese girl who has no memory, wakes up, alone, in an abandoned factory. She meets a doctor and a mysterious woman who both seem to want to help her. As her memory returns, she realizes the place is the infamous Unit 731 Japanese concentration camp […]

Target

Length: 86mins
Director: 楊江
Cast:宋陽、 楊鈞丞、王仲欣

During a mission, sniper Ye Lei was wounded from saving his best friend and partner Ye Feng and forced to retire from the army. While Feng was on a mission to kill Ping Ba, a gangster under the drug lord Mu Jin, Feng was crushed to find Lei amongst the gang. It turns out that Lei […]

The Dawn

Length: 10mins
Director: Tom van den Broek
Cast: Dominic O’Flynn, Orla Jackson, Chuku Modu

Cathy runs from London to the beach where she finds redemption.

The Last Tear

Length: 53 mins
Director: Christopher Lee
Cast:

Sexual violence against women has accompanied almost every large-scale conflict, yet most of its victims are silenced. One such sad episode is that of the “comfort women,” or more accurately, the estimated 200,000 women who were recruited to sexually serve the Imperial Japanese Army during World War II. As part of this immense system, […]

Off Stage

Length:10mins 39secs
Director:Yang Zimik

‘Off Stage’ is a short film about the art of hand puppetry that is indigenous to Xiamen. Yang Zimik and Cai Peiqing explore the intricacies of the art-form through interviews with Mr. Chen, a retired puppet master, while creating a parallel narrative with observational and interpretive visuals of the actual puppet show that is performed on Gu Langyu […]

Helpless

Length: 10min
Director: Renai Wei

This short is about an unsuccessful life. A young but unsuccessful businessman tries to start his new business without his father’s help. Again, the businessman fails to get an investment. The businessman wants to relax himself by having an affair, but he finds there is something wrong with his lover.

Songs From Battlefields

Length:95 mins
Director: 高峰
Cast:呂韋來、許薇、牛犇

After the “August 13th” incident, He Lvting, a famous musician, gave up his privileged life to participate in the Anti-Japanese Theatrical Troupe organized by Shanghai Artists. On the way to the front-line, the theatrical troupe encountered Japanese aircraft’s bombardment and other difficulties. Despite the extreme danger, the theatrical troupe insisted on performing to rally the people. The […]

Number Seven

Length: 90mins
Director: 李斌
Cast:娜仁花、何澤菡、閆妮

From a routine check-up, Chen Xiuzhen, a retired university professor, was mistakenly led to believe she had leukemia. Just as she thought life was meaningless, she met another cancer patient in the same ward, Little Seven. In their fight for life, Little Seven and Chen gave each other hope and inspiration.

Douban-The Journey of The Chilli

Length: 9mins 28secs
Director: Emma Bridgewood

My documentary is about pixian chilli paste. From the making to using it in a restaurant and everything about it. Chengdu people and their families played a fantastic part of their life in this film. The theme behind this documentary is the importance of the pixian chilli paste in Sichuan cuisine and the color red. […]

Entering Lives

Length: 11mins
Director: Eduard Parvu

My short film is an observation on the day to day life of people from Chengdu. The relation between the different persons is that all off them are displayed in front, between or behind doors, and it is made to give the sensation that all is happening in a single day, from morning to […]

The Promised Land

Length: 102 mins
Director: 何平
Cast:王佳佳、張譯、王志文

Ai Ling, growing up in a small town, loses her fiance Jiang He in Beijing. After returning to her hometown with a broken heart, she has to face a lot of challenges about life and love.

Hair

Length: 17min
Director: Ümit Tayam

Ali’s mother had died when she gave birth to him, but he can’t face up to it. So he starts to look for a guilty in his inner world. In time he starts to correlate everything that his father does with his mother’s death.

Woman in a Family of Swordsmen

Length: 45 mins
Director: 楊文軍
Cast: 佟麗婭、楊爍

The naturally stubborn Ge Da Ni, in spite of her father’s opposition, rejects local peasant Shu Gen Zi’s marriage proposal. She and her daughter, She Wa, are both captured by the leader of Shi Quan Stronghold, Yu Hua Long. When the War of Resistance Against Japan breaks out, Shi Quan Stronghold, whose people have […]

Highway of Love

Length: 105 mins
Director: 非可
Cast:齊溪、張念驊

TTo make a media buzz on her new book, a beautiful writer An Dongni joins a popular dating show “Fall in Love with You”. Despite having a 3-year relationship, An Dongni meets Tibetan photographer Xiu Ba on the show and leaves with him to the Meri Snow Moutain. An’s boyfriend Zeng Hao, CEO of a lingerie firm, […]

Love Is Beautiful

Length: 24mins 52secs
Director: Vijay Sower
Cast: Sasi Kumar R, Nandika Nath Mukherjee, Mary Priya Banu

The phenomenon of increasing Smartphone Addicts can be attributed to today’s cutting-edge technology. Staring at the Smart phone or I-pad all the time and focusing on a small corner of life instead of exploring the vast expanse of life, people are gradually alienating themselves from […]

Phobia

Length: 2mins 8secs
Director: Tymur Markunin

The story is about a little boy with great imagination and an even greater secret.

The Oliver Tree at the Border

Length: 6min 35sec
Director: Sholeh Zahrael and Kamil Saldun

A multi-layered short film about the unique nature in Cyprus, the division in Cyprus and a man who goes beyond borders.
Dedicated to Mother Nature and peace in Cyprus and all around the world.

One Day

Length: 90mins
Director: 杜波、楊智麟、易小星、劉永宏、田原、劉帥、佟志堅、姜穎、李睿珺、王大慶
Cast:馮嘉怡、張涵予、王千源、袁珊珊、徐帆、韓庚、熊乃瑾、詠梅、周迅、斯琴高娃

‘One Day’ is made up of nine inspirational stories about special-need and underprivileged children in pursuit of their dreams. These stories ranged from poor, abducted, deaf and mute, blind children, to those struggling with mental disabilities, Dyslexia, and obesity. They also shed light on minority children whose parents live far away from home in order to find work, […]

Diamond Lover

Length: 45 mins
Director: 陳銘章
Cast: Rain、鄭智薰、唐嫣、羅晉

Miduo joins a diamond company to be a designer assistant. She realizes physical beauty isn’t the key to true love. She decides to become a certified diamond designer. She meets all kinds of challenges but she never gives up. Her optimism attracts Xiao Liang, who seems to the right guy for her. However, Miduo’s friend Lei […]

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