ANIMAL WORLD

Directed: Lam Can-zhao 2018 | 71 min.
Country: China
Languages: Chinese, English
Genres: Drama, Comedy

Synopsis:
In the spring of 2017, after finishing the documentary Animal World, the independent filmmaker Ouyang Dong turned his camera to a foreign woman, Mary, played by an inflatable doll who was nearly drowned. However, in the process of filming Mary, Ouyang Dong ran into various difficulties. Moments of anger and helpless, he left the hospital with Marry. In the meantime, the police have spread their net very widely. A surprising climax awaits Ouyang Dong…

Director’s Statement:
In the spring of 2017, the Chinese independent film movement found new challenges, new drawbacks, and new inspirations.

Screenings / Awards:
Carthage Film Festival: World premiere, Tunisia, Nov, 2018
Barcelona Asian Film Festival, Spain, Nov, 2018
Salamindanaw Asian Film Festival: Best Asian Film, Philippines, Nov, 2018
Santander Festival Internacional de Cine Independiente, Colombia, Jan, 2019

 

ANIMAL WORLD

Directed: Lam Can-zhao 2018 | 71 min.
Country: China
Languages: Chinese, English
Genres: Drama, Comedy

Synopsis:
In the spring of 2017, after finishing the documentary Animal World, the independent filmmaker Ouyang Dong turned his camera to a foreign woman, Mary, played by an inflatable doll who was nearly drowned. However, in the process of filming Mary, Ouyang Dong ran into various difficulties. Moments of anger and helpless, he left the hospital with Marry. In the meantime, the police have spread their net very widely. A surprising climax awaits Ouyang Dong…

Director’s Statement:
In the spring of 2017, the Chinese independent film movement found new challenges, new drawbacks, and new inspirations.

Screenings / Awards:
Carthage Film Festival: World premiere, Tunisia, Nov, 2018
Barcelona Asian Film Festival, Spain, Nov, 2018
Salamindanaw Asian Film Festival: Best Asian Film, Philippines, Nov, 2018
Santander Festival Internacional de Cine Independiente, Colombia, Jan, 2019