A Moth in Spring

A Moth in Spring

A Moth in Spring
Canada, 2010, 26 Minute Running Time
Additional Countries: USA
Topics: Documentary, Family, Human Rights
Language: Chinese, English

Filmmaker Yu Gu returns to her hometown of Chongqing in China where she grew up to shoot a student film. What she encounters is a chilling deja vu experience of the political forces that caused her artist father to be exiled during the '89 student movement.
Filmmaker expected to attend: Director Yu Gu.

2010 SHORTFEST AWARD WINNER: Second Place - Best Student Documentary Short

Editor: Jason Wong, Yu Gu
Screenwriter: Yu Gu
Cinematographer: Yu Gu
Music: Austin Wintory
Principal Cast: Xiong Gu, Ni Ge, Chuan Xiao, Guo Guo, Jie Sun

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97 min.
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