Short Films Competition | 15 min | 2017

A Gentle Night | Xiao Cheng Er Yue

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About the Film

In a nameless Chinese city, a mother with her daughter missing refuses to go gentle into the night.



Film Info

Section Short Films Competition
Year 2017
Length 15 min
Language Chinese
Country China

Film Credits

Director Qiu Yang
Screenplay Qiu Yang
Cinematography Constanze Schmitt
Music Mei Zhu, Livia Ruzic, Mikko Quizon
Editing Carlo Francisco Manatad
Producer Qiu Yang, Li Yi
Production Company Wild Grass Films
Sound Design
Cast Li Shuxian.

Film Contacts

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Wouter Jansen

Directed by: Qiu Yang

QIU Yang was born and raised in Changzhou, China. He studied film directing at the Victorian College of the Arts, Australia. His last short film A Gentle Night was selected for the 70th Festival de Cannes Short Film Competition in 2017. In 2015, his short Under the Sun was selected for the 68th Festival de Cannes Cinéfondation competition and is now selected for more than 80 international film festivals.