In a nameless small Chinese city, a regular mother tries to find her missing daughter, in this gentle night.
- Palme d'Or for Short Film - Cannes IFF
- Shuxian Li
- Qiu Yang
- Constanze Schmitt
- Carlo Francisco Manatad
- NEW EUROPE FILM SALES
- WILD GRASS FILMS
Qiu grew up in Changzhou before studying painting and film in Australia. After winning the Short Film Palme d’Or in 2017 with A GENTLE NIGHT, he comes back to his hometown with SHE RUNS, awarded the Leitz Cine Discovery Prize during the 58th edition of La Semaine de la Critique. The story of a teenager who tries to find freedom within a suffocating sports hall.