FINAL REUNION, A

Synopsis

In a remote village in Northern China, Lili, who hasn’t seen her father for years, turns up suddenly, days before the Chinese Spring Festival. Lili’s father Jixiang, who suffers from severe mental problems, has lived in the village and been cared for by his mother. As Jixiang’s mother passes away, his daughter Lili and his four siblings need to decide who will take care of Jixiang in the future.

Year

2018

Duration

48 Mins

Genre

Docu-Drama

Language

Mandarin

Country

China

Director & Writer

DONG Chengpeng, aka Da Peng. Born on January 12th, 1982 in Ji'an City, Jilin Province. He is an actor, director, screen writer, variety host and singer.

In 2007, Da Peng started his own talk show Da Peng Talk Show on Sohu.com. It was the first and later became one of the most influential internet talk-shows in China.

In 2012, Da Peng's internet mini-series Diors Man was a phenomenal hit. He wrote, directed and acted in the titular role himself.

In 2015, Da Peng won Best New Director and Best New Actor at the 12th CCTV6 Media Awards for his first film Jian Bing Man; that same year, he was named Outstanding Chinese Young Director at The 11th Sino-US Film Festival.

In 2016, Da Peng played the leading male role in director Feng Xiaogang’s I Am Not Madame Bovary. He was nominated for Best Actor in a Supporting Role for this movie at the 11th Asian Film Awards.

In 2017, Da Peng directed and played the leading role in the movie City of Rock. The film grossed RMB 460 million in China and is one of the most critically acclaimed local films of the year.

Cast

LIU Lu

Additional Credits

Production Company
Ruyi Films
Director of Photography
GAO Hu
Art Director
LIU Guanlin
Costume
XIE Yuanchuan
Sound Editor
DONG Xu
Sound Editor
ZHANG Jia
Editor
KONG Jinlei