She Runs

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    She Runs

    Directed by

    China, France

    2019

    20 min

    • Chinese
    • Mandarin

    Drama

    Yu, an obstinate teenage girl, would like to quit her despotic gym class. Both resistant and resigned, she drags her feet, tries to make a break for it and even considers taking downright drastic measures.

    Awards

    • Leitz Cine Discovery Prize for short film - La Semaine de la Critique

    Festivals

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    Credits

    Screenplay
    Qiu Yang
    Cinematography
    Constanze Schmitt
    Editing
    Carlo Francisco Manatad
    Music
    Ryan Somerville
    Sales
    NEW EUROPE FILM SALES
    Production
    LES VALSEURS
    Qiu Yang

    Qiu Yang

    China

    Qiu Yang (1989) was born and raised in Changzhou, China. In 2013, he was selected for the prestigious directing course at the Victorian College of the Arts in Australia, where he graduated. His short A GENTLE NIGHT was awarded Short Film Palme d'Or at 70th Festival de Cannes. UNDER THE SUN was selected for the 68th Festival de Cannes Cinéfondation Competition. He is now developing his first feature which was invited to Cinéfondation Residence and was awarded CNC Screenwriting Grant. His short film SHE RUNS is selected at the 58th Semaine de la Critique.

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