The director Dan Wei filmed his grandmother’s last days on her death bed in a hospital in the Chinese provinces. When the first reports of the coronavirus outbreak reaches the family, they must come to a serious decision.
We present the German Premiere of the film.
No youth rating
English/Original Title: FANG ZHOU. Writer: Dan Wei. Camera: Dan Wei. Editing: Dan Wei. Production: Beijing Xinmengchao Film Co., Ltd. Producer: Shan LI. Length: 102 min. International Sales: PARALLAX Films.
THE ARK is Dan Wei's documentary film debut.
DOK.international Main Competition
The films of the International Competition open doors to new worlds for us. They compete for the VIKTOR Main Competition, which is endowed with 10,000 euros. The prize sponsors are Bayerischer Rundfunk and Story House Productions, a company of the Bavaria Film Group.