In Cantonese with subtitles in English and in Chinese
On His Back
Director: Sam Kin Hang
Paul, the turtle, was born with “the shelless syndrome,” a congenital disorder. His unusual appearance makes him grow up looked upon with disdain and in exclusion. However, everything changes after a bus accident.
Director: Hugo Cheong
Publishing a latin dictionary was Ling’s dream. In order to help accomplishing his dream, Mao buys encyclopedias from Nan, in an effort to help. Things turn awkward when Nan finds out that Ling had been dead for a long time. Now, he has to find a way to tell Mao, a way to help her face the truth.
Director: Filipa Queiroz
In the early 80s, a family was literally born into a refugee camp in Macau. Three decades on, the protagonist, journalists and other witnesses look back to the time when the city became a safe haven for Vietnamese refugees.
Eric – You will never walk alone
Director: António Caetano Faria
Eric is a young blind man who has always tried to fight for an independent life and better conditions. When the imagination is used as a wonderful tool to create images, we can discover more about us. “How you imagine the world determines how you live in it.”
Source: Macao Cultural Centre (Macao International Film and Video Festival)