China, Germany 2017 – Director: Tian Dong – Original language: Chinese – Subtitles: English, German

Kung Fu Football - the “Chinese dream.” In a Deng Feng Shaolin boarding school some of the 10,000 pupils learn to play football alongside the traditional martial arts – to complete exhaustion. China’s next generation captured in insightful sequences.

English/Original Title: IRONHEAD. Writer: Tian Dong. Camera: Christian Mario Löhr. Sound: Echo Ho. Editing: Tian Dong. Production: Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln. Producer: Tian Dong. Length: 92 min.

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