Eleven-year-old Xiaojie is a troublemaker who loves the sea. He lives with his uncle and his angelic daughter, who run a restaurant together. One day, Xiaojie has to prepare for a presentation on the sea for school. He desperately needs an encyclopedia, but financial difficulties at home prevent his wish from coming true. The situation at home gets worse after his uncle gets hurt in a car accident.
Kunjie Yu, Manxuan Li, Xinfu Sun
(China) A Shanghai Insane Media, Huaxia Film Distribution, Edko Beijing Films, Irresistible Alpha, Perfect Village Entertainment, Tianjin Maoyan Weying Media, ShanghaiI Turan Movie production (Int'l sales: Edko Films, Beijing.)
Festivals / Awards
2019: Busan International Film Festival
Jier An, Aoqian Sun
DOP / Camera
Born in 1992 in Liaoning Province, China, director SUN Aoqian graduated with Bachelor of Arts degree in Drama, Film and Television Direction at Communication University of China in 2015. He also served as assistant romantic drama .Yesterday Once More (2016). Over the Sea (2019) is his directorial debut.