CHINA/USA | 8 min | 2018 | Chinese dialogue

Synposis

A man remembers his childhood memory of growing up with an annoying little sister in 1990s China. How would his life have been if things had gone differently?

 

Trailer

 

CREDIT

written, directed and animated by SIQI SONG
voice by BINGYANG LIU
music by KAREN TANAKA
Set Fabrication by KATELYN LOVELACE, COLLEN SINCLAIR
Model by MATT CHAPPELL, TYLER VIRGA
Costume by JESSICA DABOVICH
Foley by ANDREA GARD
Sound Design by NICK AINSWORTH
Sound Mix by AIDAN REYNOLDS

Filmed at CalArts #BB4


FIlm Stills

 

awards

Light in Motion Award for Best Animation - Foyle Film Festival

Jury Award for Animated Short - Austin Film Festival

Jury's Choice Award - The 7th China Independent Animation Film Forum

Jury Diploma for Graduation Film - KROK International Animated Films Festival, Russia/Ukraine

Jury Prize for Graduation Film - 20th Bucheon International Animation Film Festival, Korea

Nominations

Best Student Film - 46th Annie Award

Best Animation - BAFTA Student Film Award

upcoming screenings

ANIMA 2019, the 38th edition of the Brussels Animation Films Festival, Belgium, March 1 - March 10, 2019

Omaha Film Festival, Omaha, NE, March 5 - March 10, 2019

International Film Festival of Cartagena de Indias FICCI, Colombia, March 6 - March 11, 2019

Portland International Film Festival, Portland, Oregon, March 7 - March 21, 2019

Tricky Women International Animation Film Festival, Austria, March 13 - March 17, 2019

Hong Kong International Film Festival, China, March 18 - April 1, 2019

International Animation Short Film Festival of Roanne - Cine Court Animé, France, March 18 - March 24, 2019

Stop Motion OUR FEST, Argentina, March 20 - March 23, 2019

MONSTRA | Lisbon Animated Film Festival, Portugal, March 20 - March 31, 2019

GLAS Animation Festival, Berkeley, CA, March 21 - March 24, 2019

Aspen Shortsfest, Aspen, CO, April 2 - April 7, 2019

Atlanta Film Festival, Atlanta, GA,  April 4 - April 14, 2019

Athens International Film and Video Festival, Athens, OH, April 8 - April 14, 2019

Florida Film Festival, Maitland, FL, April 12 – 21, 2019

Stuttgart International Festival of Animated Film: ITFS 2019, Stuttgart, Germany, April 30 - May 5, 2019

Flatpack, Birmingham, UK, April 30 - May 5, 2019

Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival, Los Angeles, CA, May 2 - May 10, 2019

Anifilm, Trebon, Czech Republic, May 7 - May 12, 2019

past screenings

Annecy International Animated Film Festival, France, June 11 - 17, 2018

Anima Mundi, Brazil, July 21 - July 29, 2018

Odense International Film Festival, Denmark, Aug 27 - Sept 2, 2018

Indie AniFest, Korea, Sept 13 - Sept 18, 2018

Calgary International Film Festival, Canada, Sept 19 - Sept 30, 2018

KROK International Animated Films Festival, Russia/Ukraine, Sept 24 - Oct 3, 2018

Ottawa International Animation Festival, Canada, Sept 26 - Sep 30, 2018

ANIMAGE, Brazil, Oct 12 - Oct 21, 2018

Bucheon International Animation Festival, Korea, Oct 19 - Oct 23, 2018

Austin Film Festival, TX, USA, Oct 25 - Nov 1, 2018

Chicago International Children's Film Festival, IL, USA, Nov 1 - Nov 9, 2018

St. Louis International Film Festival, MO, USA, Nov 1 - Nov 11, 2018

Tirana International Film Festival, Albania, Nov 2 - Nov 9, 2018

International Festival Of Documentary And Short Film Of Bilbao - Zinebi, Spain, Nov 9 - Nov 16, 2018

China Independent Animation Film Forum, China, Nov 15 - Nov 18, 2018

Foyle Film Festival, Northern Ireland, Nov 16 - Nov 25, 2018

interfilm 34th International Short Film Festival, Germany, Nov 20 - Nov 25, 2018

London International Animation Festival, UK, Nov 30 - Dec 9, 2018

Flickerfest, Australia, Jan 11- Jan 20, 2019

Sundance Film Festival, USA, Jan 24 - Feb 3, 2019

Santa Barbara International Film Festival, USA, Jan 30 – Feb 9, 2019

ANIMAC 2019, Spain, Feb 21 - Feb 24, 2019

CONTACT

DIRECTOR - Siqi Song

siqisong.hello@gmail.com

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