HEADING SOUTH

HEADING SOUTH // Yuan Yuan

13′ | 2020 | Fiction | Drame

 

// Chasuna, huit ans, vit dans les steppes de Mongolie. Son père a quitté la région pour trouver du travail dans la grande ville la plus proche.  Alors qu’elle lui rend visite pour son anniversaire, Chasuna découvre qu’il s’est marié avec une femme chinoise. La fillette va devoir accepter ce nouveau membre de la famille.

 

// 8 years old girl Chasuna travels from her home on grassland to visit her father who lives in the big city. However, during her father’s birthday party, she finds out he is married to a Chinese woman. Chasuna has to learn how to accept her as part of the family.

 

Scénario & Réalisation | Screenwriter & Director : Yuan Yuan

Acteurs | Cast : Fala Chen, Chasuna, Tongalag, Eerdeng Tuoya

Image | DOP : Joewi Verhoeven

Son | Sound designer: Kun Chen

Montage image | Editor : Yuan Yuan

Musique originale | Original soundtrack : Lu Wang
Production | Produced by : Yuan Yuan & Meng Fei

Associate Producers : Mingjue Hu, Ye Sun, Eris Quian, Quinying Lin

School : NYU Tisch School of the Arts
25th DGA Student Film Award | Grand Prize of Best Student Film

86358 Short Film Festival | Post Wave Film Academy Award

Aspen ShortsFest | Best Student Film

Cannes Lions Young Director Award | Gold Screen Short Film, and Student Film

DC Shorts Film Festival | Outstanding First Time Filmmaker Award

FilmschoolFest Munich | Best Screenwriting Award

Hamptons IFF | University Short Film Award

Hong Kong IFF | Firebird Award Jury Prize

Little Wing FF | Best International Film, Best Cinematography

New Era FF | Best Acting Award

Palm Springs ISFF | Best Student U.S. Film

Flickers Rhode Island IFF | Grand Prize of International Vision Award

Chinese American FF

Fusion Film Festival

North America Chinese Directors Short Film Tour

Youth Image Film Festival

AFI Fest

Bengaluru International SFF

Blue Danube Film Festival

Denver Film Festival

Diaspora Film Festival

Indy Shorts Film Festival

Internationale Kurzfilmtage Winterthur

Nashville Film Festival

OFF Odense International FF

Reel Sisters of the Diaspora Film Festival

San Diego Asian Film Festival

Show Me Shorts Film Festival

Urbanworld Film Festival 2020