Step into the River

Step into the River


Lu and Wei are two young girls living in a village nestled on the banks of a river. As the one-child policy has led some families to drown baby girls, they both have a special relationship with this river, which looks like a cradle of tragic stories.

Film info

Directed by: Weijia Ma
Production: Les Valseurs/Beyond Frozen Films/Cheng Rui
Festival programme: Best of the World II
Year: 2020
Length: 14'45"
Country: France, China

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