Synopsis:

A man thinks back to his childhood memories of growing up with an annoying little sister in China in the 1990s. What would his life have been like if things had gone differently?

About the Director(s):

Siqi Song is a Chinese director & animator currently based in Los Angeles, CA. Song is the recipient of the 2018 LAIKA Animation Fellowship and Film Independent Project Involve Fellow. The films she wrote and directed have won top awards at Aspen ShortsFest, Austin Film Festival and have been shown in many prestigious film festivals, including Sundance Film Festival, SXSW Film Festival, Annecy International Animation Film Festival, Ottawa International Animation Festival and more. She is an alumnus of California Institute of the Arts and China Central Academy of Fine Arts.

Awards:

-Jury Award for Best Animation - Aspen Shortsfest, USA
-Light in Motion Award for Best Animation - Foyle Film Festival, Ireland
-Jury Award for Animated Short - Austin Film Festival, USA
-Jury's Choice Award - China Independent Animation Film Forum, China
-Jury Diploma for Graduation Film - KROK International Animated Films Festival, Russia/Ukraine
-Jury Prize for Graduation Film - 20th Bucheon International Animation Film Festival, Korea
-Jury Award for Narrative Short - Austin Asian American Film Festival, USA
-Audience Award for Narrative Short - Austin Asian American Film Festival, USA
-46th Annie Award - Nominated for Best Student Film
-BAFTA Student Film Award - Shortlisted for Best Animation

Other Screenings:

-Sundance Film Festival, USA
-Aspen Shortsfest, Aspen, USA
-Austin Film Festival, USA
-Palm Springs International Shortfest and Film Market, USA
-Chicago International Children’s Film Festival, USA
-St. Louis International Film Festival, USA
-Flickers’ Rhode Island International Film Festival, USA
-Seattle International Film Festival, USA
-Atlanta Film Festival, Atlanta, USA
-Athens International Film and Video Festival, USA
-Florida Film Festival, USA
-Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival, USA
-Santa Barbara International Film Festival, USA
-Hollyshorts Film Festival, USA
-Heartland Film Festival, USA
-Annecy International Animated Film Festival, France
-Anima Mundi, Brazil
-Odense International Film Festival, Denmark
-Calgary International Film Festival, Canada
-Ottawa International Animation Festival, Canada
-Bucheon International Animation Festival, Korea
-Tirana International Film Festival, Albania
-Foyle Film Festival, Northern Ireland
-interfilm 34th International Short Film Festival, Germany
-Stuttgart International Festival of Animated Film: ITFS 2019, Germany
-Flickerfest, Australia
-International Film Festival of Cartagena de Indias FICCI, Colombia
-Krakow Film Festival, Poland
-International Animated Film Festival Animator, Poland
-ANIMA 2019, the 38th edition of the Brussels Animation Films Festival, Belgium
-International Festival Of Documentary And Short Film Of Bilbao - Zinebi, Spain
And more...