Xiao He works fifteen hours a day seven days a week delivering food in Beijing. Like many others, he left his son behind and departed from the countryside with his wife to pursue a better life. Since then, everyday he rushes around and deals with the unexpected in the busy streets of Beijing, and today is not going to be any different.
A short film by Victor Giner.
DIRECTOR, SCRIPTWRITER, PRODUCER: Victor Giner, ASSOCIATE FILM PRODUCER: Siddhartha Films, CINEMATOGRAPHER AND EDITOR: Juan S. Betancor, SOUND EDITOR: Juan Manuel Benavides, SOUND STUDIO BEIJING: Mr. Mu, COLORIST: Paula Ruiz, PRODUCTION ASSISTANTS: Qian Mengqi, Guo Li, TRANSLATION: Li Dan, DISTRIBUTION: Selected Films Distribution
YEAR: 2021, RUNTIME: 16 min. 5 sec., COLOR, SOUND MIX: Stereo, 5.1, ASPECT RATIO: 16:9, SHOOTING FORMAT: DIGITAL CINEMA HD, EXHIBITION FORMAT: DIGITAL CINEMA DCP, APPLE PRORES 4:2:2 HQ, BLU-RAY, DVD, COUNTRY OF PRODUCTION: Spain, LANGUAGES: Chinese, SUBTITLES: English, Spanish, French, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, FILMING LOCATION: China
FESTIVALS AND AWARDS
- Best Documentary Short Film Award, Quartmetratges, Quart de Poblet, Spain, 2021
- Official Selection, Festival de Cine Documental Alcances, Cadiz, Spain, 2021
- Official Selection, St. Louis Film Festival, St. Louis, USA, 2021
- Official Selection, Festival Cine Documental FIDBA, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 2021
- Official Selection, Festival Les Enfants Terribles, Huy, Belgium, 2021
- Official Selection, Certamen Nacional de Cortos, Astorga, Spain, 2021
- Official Selection, Festival Rellisquín, Poblenou, Spain, 2021
- Official Selection, Festival de Cinema Ciutadá Compromés, Valencia, Spain, 2021