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Jiu Shi Yao Pao

23rd TDF: International Premiere

In the city of GenHe, the coldest part of China, a team of teenagers from underprivileged backgrounds run every day under extremely harsh circumstances. The sports school has provided them with something they couldn’t get from their families: joy and hope for a better life. A heart-warming documentary devoted to the vivid, optimistic, and positive spirit of youth, introducing a group of ordinary characters and guiding us through a stunning natural landscape.

Screening Schedule

No physical screenings scheduled.

Direction: Sun Geting
Cinematography: Mai Zhu, Geting Sun
Editing: Χiaoling Han
Sound: Chen Chen
Producers: Fang Yu, Huan Xu
Executive producer: Zhang Chong
Format: DCP
Color: Color
Production Country: China
Production Year: 2021
Duration: 87΄
Contact: Fortissimo Films, Gabrielle Rozing

Geting Sun


2003 Tea: Story of the Leaf (TV series)
2018 Every Treasure Tells a Story (TV series)
2019 The Forbidden City 100 (TV series)
2021 Keep Running