Competition Programme

Under the Sun

China, Australia | 2015

Qiu Yang

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Director:
Qiu Yang

Screenplay:
Qiu Yang

Director of Photography:
Tarun Hansen

Film Editing:
Qiu Yang

Film School:
Victorian College of the Arts

Producer:
Qiu Yang,
Natalie Erika James

Production Company:
Victorian College of the Arts

Cast:
Sun Zhongwei,
Zhu Ping,
Gong Weiming,
Bai Lihong

Duration:
19′

Synopsis

One incident occurs, two families tangle. There’s nothing new under the sun.

Qiu Yang

Director's Biography

Qiu Yang

Qiu Yang was born and raised in Changzhou, China. He was selected to the prestigious directing course at the Victorian College of the Arts. In 2014, his short The World was selected into several festivals including 63rd Melbourne International Film Festival. His short Under the Sun premiered at the 68th Cannes Film Festival and was the only Asian short in the official selection. Qiu is currently developing his first feature.