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Award of Pioneering short film collection 3

Song Xiaowen | Willis Wong | Hu Yinghai | Guan Haotian | Li Longjianhui | / | / | 110min | short film collection
Thirteenth Night - Song Xiaowen丨The Kowloon Emperor - Willis Wong丨Lethe - Hu Yinghai丨Present Tense - Guan Haotian丨Polyphony - Li Longjianhui

Synopsis

Thirteenth Night
After receiving a call from her late fiance, an unknown force starts to disturb Xiaoxue’s normal life.

The Kowloon Emperor
Wing Kwong Street in To Kwa Wan was included in the scope of reconstruction by the Community Improvement Bureau and the demolition works will start soon. The “Kowloon Emperor” Ah Choi is aware that an evil spirit, “Guangde Princess” was being trapped under the ground in that area 400 years ago. She was murdered by the ancestor of Ah Choi during the post-war period and she is ready to take her revenge. Ah Choi warned the Community Improvement Officer, Ah Yat that he must assist him to destroy the evil spirit otherwise Ah Yat will face his tragic deadly ending. After experiencing continuous miserable accidents, Ah Yat was left with no choice but to begin his journey of hunting evil spirit with Ah Choi.

Lethe
In order to track the “memory criminal”, Luo Ji entered the memory maze, and through the seemingly real and illusory memories, it turned out that this was a rapid pursuit in Luo Ji’s mind.

Present Tense
Winter in Xiamen, nights of young people. Jiang met Yu for the first time, she told him that the day after tomorrow was her birthday and asked if he would like to come. They liked each other, and spending a wonderful night together. However, two days later, when they met again, they suddenly felt a sense of unfamiliarity towards each other.
The party took place on a mountain by the seaside, attended by Yu’s friends. They played music, sang songs on the mountain, and went down to the sea, had a great time. However, Jiang couldn’t help but feel like he didn’t quite fit into Yu and her friends’ world throughout the night. Unconsciously, Jiang began to realize that their relationship seemed to have come to an end from a certain moment. Perhaps in Yu’s mind, it had never truly begun.

Polyphony
It is a single parent family that is tied down by employment. It is a controlling, evasive but intimate set of mother-daughter relationships. Fang Nan, who failed to find a job after graduating from university, and his mother Chen Meiling are running a clothing store in Guangzhou. Although living under the same roof, the two have their own thoughts and emotions. Eventually, a silent war is going to break out.



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Song Xiaowen

Rachel Song Xiaowen, director, writer & producer, Variety “10 Producers to Watch 2018”, Dual BA degree in Film Production and Philosophy from Peking University, Master's Degree in Arts and Cultural Management from Pratt Institute and Entertainment Industry Management degree from Carnegie Mellon University. Rachel has founded her own film production and financing company XS Media in 2017, and has been a producer, writer and director since then. Rachel has produced feature films A KID LIKE JAKE (2018) starring Jim Parsons, Claire Danes and Octavia Spencer and Sundance Award winner NANCY (2018). Rachel's first Chinese-language feature film SUMMER KNIGHT has just won Asian Future's Best Film Award at 2019 Tokyo International Film Festival, starring Lu Huang, Lingchen Ji and Ludi Lin. Rachel's adventure comedy film, which is also her debut as a writer & director, CRUSH ACTUALLY, will be released in theaters in 2023.

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Willis Wong

Graduated in Bachelor of Fine Arts (First Class Honour) in School of Film and Television of the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts; was granted a scholarship as an exchange student in the Film School of Taipei National University of the Arts. His short film WHAT'S NEXT was selected in International Film Festival Rotterdam 2020; and the short film THE KOWLOON EMPEROR won The Audience Award of the 16th Fresh Wave International Short Film Festival.

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Hu Yinghai

Hu Yinghai, male, director. Graduated from the Fine Arts School Affiliated to China Central Academy of Fine Arts, and was admitted to the Photography Department of Beijing Film Academy in 2017 with the highest score. His main works include MOONLIGHT IN THE AFTERNOON and SAND NEST.

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Guan Haotian

Born in 1996, Guan Haotian graduated in film and photography from the Communication University of China.

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Li Longjianhui

Undergraduate student majoring in film and television directing at the Central Academy of Drama, independent film director and advertising director.