President of the Beijing Film Academy
Born 1956 in Beijing, China. Attends the Beijing Film Academy focusing his studies on filming techniques and obtains his Bachelor’s degree from the School of Photography in 1982. On the same year, he starts his teaching career at the Beijing Film Academy. During his career as a professor, he has published multiple academic dissertations on film and has been invited to lecture at highly acclaimed film schools around the world. In addition to his academic accomplishments, he acted as the executive producer for “Yasukuni”, a controversial documentary directed by Ying Li.
★5th Festival Recommended Movies★
Director:Evi Goldbrunner&Joachim Dollhopf
I was shocked at how war has such a great affect on people.
Director:Baek Seung Hoon
The cross-cultural/racial friendship leaves the audience with a heart-warming sensation.
It is a fairy tale of a girl with animals, full of fantasy and affection.
It is a sad story with an unpredictable end which happens around the development of society.
This movie tells us that the history does not obey and follow our will.
We are harming the earth. We shall not ruin ourselves. But we do not note it.
We sometimes want to be experienced and warm, like the aged.
This movie focuses on the poor living environment in a tough situation.
Director:Cagla Zencirci & Guillaume Giovanetti
Everyone feels homesick and a companion is always welcome.
It is a movie revolving around the innocent imagination of a child's mind who is against war.
He is a hero telling us how a disabled person is the same as a healthy person.
This movie tells us how we harm animals in the industrialized world.
Director:Mark Simon Hewis
In this movie, a framework appears with multiple pictures portraying the events of life.
This movie tells us about the relationship between meat and our living circumstances.
This movie tells us that human beings tend to create an uncomfortable world.
The solution of many domestic problems is simply love and communication.
Director:Margarita Cobilich Rizo Patron
The story revolves around the coming together of unexpected coincidences brought by social change and events of life.
Director:OMAR RABUNAL VARELA
In our life, trivial things change unexpectedly and strangely.
It is a documentary of a historical location from an objective standpoint.
Represents the personal understanding against the evolution theory (Darwinism).