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Step Into the River

Animated Film
China,
France
2020
15 minutes

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Weijia Ma
Damien Megherbi
Justin Pechberty
Damien Megherbi
Marion Chopin
Didier Falk
Juanjuan Chen
Ziteng Qi
Kun Yu
Thilbault Dumoulin
Mathilde Poigniez
Jihua Zhu
Mengshi Fang
Liyan Fan
Joseph Roth
Emilie Pigeard
Le Van Ho
Yann Song
Alix Boiron Albrespy
Pablo Pico
Lu and Wei are two young girls living in a village nestled on the banks of a river. As the one-child policy has led some families to drown their baby girls, they both have a special relationship with this river which looks like a cradle of tragic stories.