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The first days of 2020’s lockdown seem to drag forever for a group of tourists trapped in a Thai hotel. In strict confinement and as the big day of an unexpected event approaches, emotional entanglements, tensions and long kept secrets rise to the surface.
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WANG XIAOSHUAI is one of pioneers of Chinese independent film, the winner of French Culture and Art Knight Medal, internationally renowned Chinese film director. During this twenty years of filming, Wang has directed 14 films. His works span different eras, yet consistently reflect a strong social conscience. With a strong personal style and humanistic care, the spirit of perseverance and independent creation, Wang Xiaoshuai’s films were shortlisted at the three major international film festivals eight times and nominated for the main competition unit six times. BEIJING BICYLE (2001) won the Grand Jury Silver Bear in Competition at the Berlinale, IN LOVE WE TRUST (2008) won the Berlinale Silver Bear for Best Screenplay, and the Grand Jury Prize for SHANGHAI DREAMS (2005) in the Cannes Main Competition. RED AMNESIA (2014) was selected in competition for the Golden Lion at the 71st Venice International Film Festival, and the latest title SO LONG, MY SON (2019) won two Silver Bears for the Best Actor and Actress at the 69th Berlin International Film Festival, later the film was awarded three Golden Roosters for Best Actor, Best Actress and Best Screenplay. His debut feature THE DAYS (1993) was selected as “one of the best 100 films of all time” by the BBC in 1995, and collected by the Museum of Modern Art in New York.
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Chinese actress, director.
She attended a private art high school in the United States and graduated from the Central Academy of Drama with a major in musical performance.
AN INSIGNIFICANT AFFAIR (2019), director and actress
MY GARDEN OF EDEN (2011), dubber (Directed by SUN Weimin)
LITTLE RED FLOWERS (2006), as YANG Nanyan (Directed by ZHANG Yuan)
as YU FENG
Chinese writer, screenwriter.
In 2006, won Outstanding Contribution Award of “Retro -spective of poets of the Third Generation”.
In 2019, won Prize for Contribution to Contemporary Chinese.
In 2010, UNDER THE RIVER won the Taipei Inter- national Book Expo’s Non-Fiction Award.
GODDESS OF MERCY (2003), Associate Producer (Directed by Ann Hui)
FATHER’s WAR (2009), Screenwriter (Directed by MA Gongwei)
as LIANG DAN
Chinese model, actress, singer
MYSTERY (2012), actress (Directed by LOU Ye)
CALL FOR LOVE (2007), as LI Miao (Directed by ZHANG Jianya)
RHAPSODY OF SPRING (1998), as SU Yu (Directed by TENG Wenji)
KEEP COOL (1997), as AN Hong (Directed by ZHANG Yimou)
DON’T BE YOUNG (1994), as WANG Lan (Directed by LOU Ye)
as MEI HONGYU
Best New Talent at the 15th College Student Film Festival Filmography:
WOLF TOTEM (2015), actress (Directed by Jean- Jacques ANNAUD)
SO YOUNG (2013), actress (Directed by ZHAO Wei)
LOST ON JOURNEY (2010), actress (Directed by YE Weimin)
TROUBLED TIMES THREE BROTHERS (2013), as SONG Yajuan (Directed by GUAN Hu)
as A DONG (POP)
26, a Chinese major undergraduate of Chiangmai Royal University, Thailand, made his screen debut in this film.
as DING GE
Chinese actor, singer, television host, writer
In 1995, solo single A-LIAN brought him to the attention of the public.
In 1996, awarded the "National Listener's Favorite Singer" by China National Radio.
In 2001, known for the interview TV program SUPER INTERVIEW with LI Jing as his co-host.
VOICE OF THE NATION (2019), as TIAN Han (Directed by QING Shan)
I’M NOT MADAME BOVARY (2016), as QIN Yuhe (Directed by FENG Xiaogang)
JIAN GUO DA YE (2020), actor (Directed by ZHAO Yilong, WANG Weimin)
I WILL FIND YOU A BETTER HOME (2020), as ZHAI Yunxiao (Directed by AN Jian)
THE STORY OF YANXI PALACE (2018), as Emperor Yongzheng (Directed by HUI Kaidong, WEN Deguang)
CHINESE PARASOL RAIN (2001), as XIE Jiashu (Directed by FU Dongyu)
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