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Short film from China, 17 minutes
in Chinese and Japanese with English subtitles
WINNER – BEST STUDENT FILM, BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM
Screens Friday, February 27, 2015
Screening Block 1: 12pm – 3:15pm
During the brutal withdrawal of Japanese forces at the end of WWII, a Chinese father does whatever he can to save his family.
About the Director
Yatao Li was born in Beijing, China. He earned his MFA degree at the Rochester Institute of Technology and is a film director based in both in China and the US.
2015 Academy Awards – Best Live Action Short Film Shortlist
2014 Palm Springs International Shortfest – Best of Fest