A 25 years old girl who has to take care of her disabled father gets an invitation from her ex-boyfriend, she has to make a choice between her father and ex-boyfriend.
Director/Writer: Shiwei Shen
Producer: Yuan Yue
Cast: Andrew Boyle, Daniela Angelina Brown
United States / Drama / 11 mins
Zhou Chao came back to her hometown, which was located on an island, from her college for summer break, but she was caught by her father when she was meeting with her girlfriend in a motel, so a series of strange stories happened to her during this long summer night.
The Outlying Islands
Director/Writer: Lingxiao Jin
Producer: Zexia Wang
Cast: Mengge Bi, Vivienne Tien
China / Drama / 20 mins
Lin is a college student who has a severe hearing impairment, but she has a fantastic talent for reading lip languages. She is famous in the paparazzi industry, and also she served as an “intelligence analyst” for a paparazzi company in her spare time, reading out the information from a large number of videos taken by the paparazzi, and finding out the valuable clues…
Lip Reader: Game Of Detective
Director/Writer: Shi Tanxuan
Producer: Duan Peipei
Cast: Ke Zijing, Li Yixiang, Cao Xinran
United States / Comedy / 30 mins
Restless and bored while on holiday with her dad, a shy Chinese girl has a tender and meaningful encounter with a French woman.
A Familiar Stranger
Director/Writer: Yining Xu
Writer: Xinqi Zhou
Producer: Xiao Ma
Cast: Yingzi Ye, Christele Cervelle
United States / Drama / 16 mins
About to move out of the country, Lila attempts to say a final goodbye to her father, Greg, who suffers from Alzheimer’s. In an effort to help him understand her departure, she tries to use a musical connection from their past that resurrects her own painful memories.