Programme 2019

Dwelling in the Fuchun Mountains (Chun Jiang Shui Nuan)

Director: Gu Xiaogang

fiction

India Premiere

Section: World Cinema

Country: China | Year: 2019

Language(s): Chinese | Time: 154 mins

Synopsis

One family's destiny. rhythmed by the course of nature, the changing seasons, the life of a river.

Director's Bio

Gu Xiaogang studied Costume Design and Marketing, before he discovered an interest in filmmaking and documentaries. His first feature Dwelling in the Fuchun Mountains, which was shot during four seasons over the course of two years, was
selected as the Closing Film of Critics’ Week at Cannes Film Festival in 2019. It is the first in a trilogy of films.