Directed by Yi Zhong
A young city couple who just moved to the Inner Mongolian steppe one morning find their well completely dried up and their 300 animals waiting to be fed.
Born and raised in Beijing, Yi graduated with a major in Film and a minor in Psychology. Her thesis film did not only receive multiple rewards, including the USA Film Festival, but was also selected by over a dozen festivals in the US. Her second short film WATER! is currently in the festival circuit and has already been selected by multiple Oscar-qualifying festivals.
Director: Yi Zhong
Writer: Yi Zhong
Cinematographer: Michael Swaigen
Editor: Yi Zhong
Shorts Programs / 92 minsFilm is an archival tool that reflects and preserves our memories, artistic evolution and world events. This selection of stories explores how tradition creates foundation for multiculturalist nations. — Kristen Lee