On the Border

Korean youth Hua Dongxing decides to leave his remote village. In order to realize his dreams, he seeks out his father in town to cover his travel expenses. But without any information on his father's whereabouts, Hua finds himself wandering…

  • China
  • 2018, 15 min
  • Director: Wei Shujun
  • Director of photography: Wang Jiehong
  • Editor: Chen Shi Kong
  • Screenplay: Wei Shujun, Xiao Zimuhua, Gao Linyang
  • Music: George Neal
  • Cast: Li Zhenming, Cui Yuna, Peng Fei, Gang Yanming
  • Art Director: Tang Jun
  • Coproduction: Real Image Media, Hubei Jingu Legend Pictures Co.Ltd
  • Producer: Jiang Jennifer
  • Production: Wei Shujun Film Studio

24.1. 18:30 Praha | Světozor - Grand Hall
26.1. 19:00 Praha | Kino Pilotů

Wei Shujun

Wei Shujun

Wei Shujun was born in Beijing in 1991 and is a graduate from the Communication University of China. In 2016, Wei's debut film Duck Neck was nominated for the 21st Busan International Film Festival's A Window on Asian Cinema. In 2017, he was the recipient of the Young Director Award at the third Wu Tianming Film Forum for Youth Talent for his suspense film The Silent Incident. His short movie On the Border was selected for Official Competition at the 71st Cannes Film Festival in 2017.