03 – 11 August 2018
Edition XVII

03 – 11 August 2018
Edition XVII

:China, China

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:China, China

Portugal, 2007, 19 min

China walks towards the Martim Moniz district, in Lisbon. When she passes the children scream: “China, China!”. China is going to fly. To escape far away at dawn. She just wants to be happy. But China drinks her own poison. She drinks it all. Sometimes the air seems loaded with evil and the purgatory is a kindergarden.

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João Rui Guerra da Mata is an art director and writer, known for The Last Time I Saw Macao (2012), China China (2007) and As the Flames Rose (2012).

João Pedro Rodrigues was born in 1966 in Lisbon, Portugal. He is a director and writer, known for The Ornithologist (2016), The Last Time I Saw Macao (2012) and Two Drifters (2005).
Grand Prix, Audience Award – Entrevues FF 2007. Honorable Mention - Coimbra Caminhos do Cinema Português 2008. Warsaw FF 2008. Curtas Vila do Conde IFF, Portugal 2007. Huesca IFF 2008.
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