Сompetition 2009
A North Chinese Girl
  • Director: Zou Peng (China)

    Studied painting when he was a child. Majoring fashion design in college, he has his own clothing brand for 10 years. He gave up the career in fashion to go study film directing in Beijing Film Academy in 2005.  A North Chinese girl is his first feature film as director.


China,  2008,  81 min.
Tian Yiwen, Wu Ruipeng, Liu Xinpin

Xiao Xue, a 19 year old girl lives in a northern city of China. She’s a salesgirl in a clothing market by day, but at night she accompanies her boss on his social exploits: hosting dinner for his friends, going to karaoke and doing the nightclub scene. Xiao Xue sees this as a chance to seek a better life for herself, but an unplanned pregnancy has sent her life careening in a new, unexpected direction…