IF YOU'RE SERIOUS

Directed by: Zhi Li 2012 | 32 min.

Section: Shorts Programs

Premiere: Los Angeles

Film Website

Countries: China, United States

Languages: Mandarin

Genres: Drama, Foreign


Synopsis

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TeAda Productions

Seventeen-year old Mengmeng, the youthful Xu Huan, and quiet and mature Wang Dazhi meet through an internet suicide group with the intent to die together. However, the three strangers back away from their first attempt at group suicide by escaping an oncoming freight train. Promising each other never to ask their own backgrounds or reasons for wanting to die, they arrive in Fenghuang with a surefire, beautiful way of committing suicide — the next night, with sleeping pills, they would depart the world painlessly and silently on a rented boat over River Tuo….

Screenings

Sunday, May 05 12:30 PM CGV Cinemas 2 Date Passed
Plays with:  Fill Your Heart With Smoke COUNTER MEASURE
WANDERING ALIEN DETECTIVE ROBIN
REQUIEM FOR ROMANCE
EVERY DEATH HAS A STORY

Cast & Crew

Executive Producer Michael Lent
Producer Qingling Liu
Director Zhi Li
Writer Qingling Liu, Zhi Li
Cinematographer Jian Ma
Editor Dongkyu Lee, Noelis Marquez
Cast Yu Liang, Jiasi Tang, Jian Wu
Music Director Chris Ryan
Sound Jorge Fernandez, Shujun Wei