JIAO QU DE NIAO
Suburban Birds | Paxaros do suburbio
15 December | 16:30h | Teatro Principal
China | 2018 | 118’ | Color | DCP | SPANISH PREMIÉRE
Dirección/Direction: Qiu Sheng. Guión/Script: Qui Sheng. Fotografía/Cinematography: Xu Ranjun. Montaxe/Editing: Jin Di, Ching-Song Liao. Música/Music: Xiaohe. Son/Sound: Kun Lou, Duu-Chih Tu, Shu-yao Wu. Intérpretes/Cast: Zihan Gong, Lu Huang, Mason Lee. Produción/Production: Zhaowei Zhang, Chen Jingsu, Patrick Mao Huang. Produtora/Production Company: Chan Films.
Some ground subsidence has occurred in a suburban area and a team of engineers, including Hao, is dispatched to investigate the cause. After days of wandering around in the empty suburb looking for answers and carrying his heavy gear, Hao walks into a primary school where he finds a diary chronicling the story of a boy and the separation of what seems to be an intimate group. As the investigation keeps going, Hao discovers that this diary might contain prophecies about his own life.
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Qiu Sheng was born in Hangzhou, China. He earned a Bachelor degree of Bio medical Engineering in Tsinghua before getting an MFA degree of film at Hong Kong Baptist University. He is aspired to discover new ways of filmmaking. His works like Winterstare (2014) and Golfville (2015) have won awards at China Independent Film Festival or Premiere Plans d’Angers. Sheng has enrolled in Golden Horse Film Academy and FIRST International Film Festival Training Camp.