Will you Look at Me
Documentary Short Film Contest 51 ED. 2023
China 2022 20' Documentary
As a young Chinese filmmaker returns to his hometown in search for himself, a long due conversation with his mother dives the two of them into a quest for acceptance and love.
Writer-director and cinematographer born in Wenzhou (China). After graduating from Beijing Film Academy in 2019, he moved to New York City as an MFA candidate for NYU graduate film program. Farewell, My Hometown, his feature debut as a cinematographer, won the New Currents Award during the 26th Busan International Film Festival in 2021. His second short film, Will you Look at Me, was selected for the 61st edition of La Semaine de la Critique in Cannes Film Festival 2022.