Germany / 2017
Narrative / 20 min / Colored
|Production:||Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie Berlin GmbH|
It is about an ordinary Chinese citizen Jiang Yuan, who has always been financially supporting his girlfriend Zhang Dandan’s study in Berlin. But due to long distance and longtime separation, there gradually come more and more problems in their relationship. To make things work, he joins a tourist group to come and see Zhang in Germany, only to find out there is nothing left he can do. On the last day of his trip he loses his passport and has to turn to his girlfriend for help. The two of them are trying to solve the problem together. They think that it might be a Vietnamese waiter who stole Jiang Yuan’s passport. But there is no evidence. So they ask the china embassy for help. While the embassy tells them Jiang has to wait for 30 days in Germany to get it done. Jiang wants to stay in Berlin and wait, meanwhile he finds out the reason why his girlfriend is leaving him is another man. They fight and break up. Out of anger and desperation, Jiang Yuan decides to make it in his own way. He follows the Vietnamese, beats him and forces him to give back the passport. Accidentally he learns his original flight, which he was supposed to be on, crushes down…After such a long day that is full of surprises. He finally lets it go and stop living in his paranoid, and starts his new life.