We will screen 11 films, divided into 4 programs, A~D. Program A will have 4 films, B and C will each have 3, and D will have 1 film. Please be aware that the start time for each film's program is listed next to the film, and not necessarily the specific time that film will start.
Yan is a second child born during the One-Child policy. To avoid government punishment, Yan's parents hid their oldest daughter in the countryside and raised Yan as a girl. Yan struggles with his gender identity, being an outcast in a conservative society. His sole escape is drifting his father's old taxi.
Screening Dates, Times, and Venues
- Sep. 20 17:00～ Sep. 21 12:30～
- Evans Castle Hall
Guest Talk Session After Screening
- JPN & ENG Sub.
School:UCLA | Main Casts: Sanming Han, Junxiong Wang, Jiali Wang, Bowen Hu | Screenplay: Bo Hanxiong | Producer(s): Lisu Wu, Summer Yang, Luxi Wang, Yirui Guan | Cinematographer: Joewi Verhoeven | Sound: Peggy Duan | Editor: Yinong Xia, Bo Hanxiong | Mix: Peggy Duan, Nathan Nuyle | Music: Mingxu Huang
Hanxiong Bo is a filmmaker born and raised in Beijing and based in Los Angeles. His latest short film Drifting premiered at the 67th San Sebastian International Film Festival, was a Student Academy Award Semifinalist.
I wanted to make a film for the younger generations. By showing the way of expressing love in an ordinary Chinese family, I tried to portray the people’s lives, which is “drifting.” The film was premiered at San Sabastian the 67th International Film Festival. I hope you enjoy it.
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- Tokyo Girl
- Director : Nebiro Hashimoto
- Six Hours
- Director : Yana Chernukha
- Blooming Sunset at Dawn
- Director : Huang Menglu
- Village In The Sky
- Director : Ramesh Holbole
- After the Night on the Bridge
- Director : Yuiga Danzuka
- Director : Takuya Miyahara
- The Sound of the Safe
- Director : Clara Saunier
- Director : Daichi Murase