Xueli, a Chinese teenager, got into an argument with her mother during the dress hunt for the welcome party at her new school in the States. Having settled for a traditional Chinese qipao but with a fashionable pleated look, Xueli leaves hometown with the dress feeling as content as one can be. However, she found everything to be far off from her expectation when she landed the new world.
In The Dusk follows the journey of an elder Shaman (Tangad Borkhuu), who loses her only grandson after curing a dying boy. She is searching for a foal that the Gods tell her is the rebirth of her grandson. No one, including her son, believes in her, but she insists the Gods will reply to her call.
This film focuses on three unwed mothers And surrounding women in three different places in China. It tells the story of an unwed mother Yang Yang who was driven out of her family to give birth to a child alone, the marriage story of a 19-year-old unwed mother who gave birth to a baby, and the childhood experience of a charitable women who helped unmarried mothers even she lost both parents since her childhood. The film attempt to show the current life of this group. Although the story is full of emotion during narration, what we record is only the tip of the iceberg of this group...
The protagonist, who had a career shift from a court-room reporter to a one-person media reporter, gains a mysterious power from chestnut and uses this power to find his/her news. However, she takes on step further to pass judgment of her own, deciding who the victims the perpetrators are by pulling the strings of the public opinion.
Content Warning: Mild Violence.
We use various technologies to track your identity and your interaction with our content while you are on our site. Our goal is to limit the use of this kind of technology to functions that are strictly necessary for the purpose of being a festival attendee, filmmaker, judge, or presenter. You have full control over the few exceptions that are not strictly necessary.
We do not use any first-party cookies on this site, though we do use a newer technology called "local storage" to store information about your identity and interaction with our site on your computer. We may use a third-party cookie for analytics tracking and another for your purchases. We do not use third-party cookies for the purposes of advertising or collecting information for use by third-parties.
The primary need for our storage of data on your computer is to track your authentication status and synchronize the purchases stored on the web site, thus enabling you to access the content to which you have access. When you are not authenticated, we also use this technology to track viewing of content in verification of our right to show you that content. On your profile page, you can see the information we store about you and manage it. You do have the right to be forgotten by us, but you will lose access to any purchased content should you exercise this right.
There are two non-essential functions: our use of Google Analytics to help us analyize usage of our web site and our automated watch list tracking. You may turn off one or both non-essential functions. We do ask that you allow these functions as they are used solely for the purposes of bettering this web site and are not used for advertising or sold tracking your beavhior for use by third-parties.