Gonella Productions

Gonella Productions

HAIRCUT

HAIRCUT

LANGUAGE: Mandarin | SUBTITLES: English


SYNOPSIS
The course of a romantic relationship plays out over a series of haircuts overseas through a single fixed camera's point of view.

PRODUCTION AND DISTRIBUTION
Film exports/World sales: Gonella Productions

CAST
Yiji Zhao
Jamie Wang

MAIN CREDITS
Director: Hanxiong Bo
Screenwriter: Hanxiong Bo
Producer: Junyi Zhang
Director of Photography: Liang Zhao
Production Designer: Hogan Lee
Sound: Xuchen Song
Editing: Hanxiong Bo
Sound Editing: Xuchen Song

TECHNICAL DETAILS
Genre: Drama
Sub-genre: Romance
Language: Mandarin
Country of origin: China
Year of production: 2017
Total running time: 10:30mins
Production format: Digital
Color type: Color
Aspect ratio: 4:3
Sound format: Stereo

AWARDS
51th Worldfest-Houston International Film&Video Festival Graduate Level Student Silver
Remi Award

FESTIVAL SELECTIONS
2018 LA Shorts International Film Festival
2018 Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival
15th Bahamas International Film Festival
2018 Asian Film Festival of Dallas

BIOGRAPHY OF THE DIRECTOR
Hanxiong Bo is a writer-director born and raised in Beijing, China and based in both Beijing
and Los Angeles. As a storyteller, his stories reflect the fear and struggle people usually do not
share. Hanxiong Bo is the recipient of Jack Nicholson Distinguished Student Director Award
in 2017 and the HFPA Directing Fellowship in 2018. His working credits include the projects
with directors like Jennifer Reeder and Francis Ford Coppola. His previous short film
“Haircut” has been selected by multiple film festivals like Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film
festival, Worldfest Houston, and LA Shorts, etc. He received his bachelor degree in film,
media and animation from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Currently he is pursuing
his M.F.A degree in film directing at University of California, Los Angeles.