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Section: International Competition of Animated Films for Children

Father and Daughter (2016) 10

China | 2016 | 5 min.

The story of a girl studying the uneven bars; by presenting the girl’s progress through life – from childhood to puberty, success and her relationship with her father – the film gives an outline of the girl’s life experience.

Duration5 min
LanguageNo dialogues
SubtitleNo subtitles
Directed by Chenglin Xie
Screenplay Chenglin Xie
Director of Photography Chenglin Xie
Music Yilei Chen
Edited by Chenglin Xie
Contact Chenglin Xie


An animator and director from China, he studied at the Central Academy of Fine Arts in Beijing. His short animated films Life Smartphone (2015) and Spring Dawn (2015) were successfully shown at a number of international film festivals. This film is a part of the set Short Animations 3.