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Heading South (雁南飞)

Yuan Yuan - China, United States
2020 — Fiction — English subtitles — cntszyy@gmail.com

In this touching mother daughter tale, between the city and the countryside and the modern world versus the old, a girl is at her happiest when she is in nature. Her parents are divorced, and in a modern world there is a need for money. This means a trip to the big city on the back of her mother’s scooter. Once in the big smoke, the girl must visit with her father and his new girlfriend in order to pick up the all-important alimony. This tale of being divided is delivered with heart and heart-breaking simplicity.

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