A teenage girl, born in China but raised by a White American single mom, stubbornly insists on living her cultural and racial roots with no regard for the feelings of the mom who loves her, only to learn a very harsh and heartbreaking truth of the circumstances of her birth.
In 1999, a storm in real estate kicked off. Wang Yongli, eager to live decent in the city, Liu Yanmei, devoted to providing a better life for her son, and Po Jun, concentrating to be along with Liu Yanmei, the three people started their new lives in a concrete world. Another moon festival comes, everyone believed dreams […]
The story happened in a have a long history of six hundred years suspended ancient village, the family through the theme, with the subjective point of view the son of Wang Mengyuan, tells the story of a past life through generations of touching stories.
Cast: Zack Bolla、Helen Haggerty
Space hero Lance returns to childhood hometown to meet his child hood friend Selena. When he finds, he has already become a stranger in Selena’s eyes, Lance leaves the café she runs. Lance leaves Selena a short letter and a small piece of rock he brings from lunar surface. Turns out, Lance dedicates his whole […]
“Wait, What Kind of Man” is a lighthearted internationally acclaimed short film based on a comedic take on the trials faced in young love, rejection, and acceptance directed by 17 year old two time award winning director Abey Lin. This short film has been showcased and acclaimed at multiple international level film festivals!
Director: Johnson Cheng
Cast: Xing Lian、Zixuan Liu
As a 12-year-old girl prepares for her final test trying out for the traditionally all-boys Chinese youth Olympic weightlifting team, she makes an unlikely connection with the gym’s reclusive groundskeeper.
Cast: 孙一畅、Alice Wen
High school girl Mei Mei born in China was adopted by an American family when she was a little. A typical Chinese boy Chris (Chinese name Fu) who just moved to American from China appears into her life. Something happens between the two teenagers and Mei Mei gradually starts to understand the difference between Chinese and […]
The Diamond of Plateau
Length : 9 ’24’
Director: Anastasiia Kuvaeva
There has formed a beautiful story with the integration of natural and modern atmosphere – a bay of clean water flowing through this holy land – Qinghai — Tibet Plateau. Crowds of sheep have a sound rest under the solar panel and birds fly through the surface of Long Yang Gorge. […]
The Timeless Village
Length: 11 ’20’
Director: Leticia Domingues Kamiguchi
A short documentary about the tradition of making the Lacquer Baskets in the Longshui Village. The technique of making Longshui lacquer basket was included in the third batch of intangible cultural heritage protection list in Fujian Province in 2009. In contrast, the aging problem of the paint craftsman is serious, and […]
Forty Miles North
Length : 10 ’58’
This film is a modern exploration of innovation and inheritance through the lens of a factory in the Lanzhou New Area. It is a search for depth in a seemingly cold industrial setting, and tackling the obstacles of documentary filmmaking. Ultimately, the obstacles provide the insight and we are forced to challenge […]
Length: 10 ’58’
Director: Lenka Jovanovic
People familiar with ink to scholarly ink, but rarely known with mud office can also be self-charm. In Hunan Yuhua non Heritage Museum, there is such an old master, he carefully selected wood, splicing, grinding. And then with ten special materials, modulation of a special mud. Use a spoon can also be good penmanship. […]
ONE MAN ONE INMAGE
Length: 11 ‘ 38’
Director: LEE NA YEON
In this world of high technology, it takes us only several seconds to record moments we want with a small cell phone. However, in the Shu Dian Street of Kai Feng, lives a person, who is willing to spend much time making a painting. This person is Ren Helin […]
The Bridge between Us
Director: K. Kovács Ákos
Different generation have opposed emotion about Erhu. The sounds of Erhu can more popular for inherit. We show inherit and develop of Erhu by the father sharing his story about Erhu, the son telling his memory about Erhu and the relationship between the father and the son.
Hidden In Ink
Therefore I Am!
The documentary tracks to record the name of the “five elements”. That is the name contains “gold” “wood” “water” “fire” “soil”, respectively, dance teacher Li Mingcan, is preparing the college entrance examination girl Hu Zhongnan, the managers of Rice Noodles Shop, Yan Bo, Yan Chun and so on. We are looking for them and interviewing […]
The three sisters
Traditional costumes which contain nationality characteristics always represent their own flourishing culture, however, the big influence made by the era development also affects the cultural form of traditional costumes. So, protection and cherishing traditions become even more important. This film is about three sisters treasuring Mongolian traditions together by using a crewel needle.
A New Spring
Director: Marleena Forward
Ninety-year-old Lan Tianye is an actor and director with the Beijing Peoples Art Theatre, having joined the company in 1952.In this short documentary, Lan Tianye gives a rare interview in which he looks back on these experiences, both on and off the stage. Incorporating observational footage and archival materials, A New Spring explores almost […]
Keeping History Alive
Director: Aloyscious Phua Jia Hao
The documentary is segmented into four parts – In the beginning, sacrifice, inheritance and promise, presenting to the audience not just the history of the place, but also Liu’s contribution and obstacles in building the museum. Watch how Liu struggles to overcome difficulties to make one of the most tragic histories known […]
The off-tech side of Shenzhen
Director: Gattafoni Valerio
Shenzhen as a modern metropolis develops rapidly, “high-tech city” has become the label of Shenzhen, but there also are a group of street artists, they use more popular street art form to inherit and innovation traditional skills. This film tell us to understand their experience about Shenzhen and street art, find the story […]
SAN HUA: Rice Wine Under the Elephant’s Trunk
Director: Cristian Lopez
The theme of our group is “Peach Blossom Mountain Moon Floating, Elephant Trunk Hill.” Elephant Trunk Hill because of its beautiful scenery for people well known, but hidden in one of the three flower wine cellar is not easy to show people. With the eyes of the Western world to […]