Striding into the wind

China, 2020, 130 min.

Director

Shujun Wei

Producer

Liu Qingling

Scenario

Shujun Wei,
Linyang Gao

Rights Holder

Films Boutique

DOP

Wang Jiehong

Cast

Zheng Ying Chen, Tong Lin Kai, Wang Xiaomu, You Zhou, Duona Zhao, Yuting Liu

Production

Breaker

Kun seems to be messing up pretty much everything: his senior year at Film school, the job on his friend's graduation's film and the relationship with his girlfriend. But Kun just got his driving license and with it, the cheapest second-hand car he could find: an old wreck of a Jeep Cherokee that might turn out to be the key to his wildest dreams.

HONORS
2020 Cannes IFF (France) – Official Selection
2020 Chicago IFF (USA) – New Directors Competition
2020 Athens IFF (Greece) – International Competition
ABOUT THE DIRECTOR
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Shujun Wei

Shujun Wei was born in 1991 and graduated from Communication University of China, majoring in Directing and Sound Engineering. His graduate short ON THE BORDER was awarded at Cannes film festival in 2018.

Selected filmography

2018 ON THE BORDER

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