Home Page IDF Competition Shānzhài Screens
Shānzhài Screens
  • Country/Area of ProductionFrance
  • Language of DialogueMandarin
  • Runtime23 min
  • DirectorPaul Heintz
  • Type of WorkShort Documentary
  • ProducerThomas Hakim, Julien Graff

Shenzhen at night, copyist painters recount their daily lives and their craft. Their acts shift alternately between an artistic and blue-collar imagery, from new technology to classical techniques. Here, another history of painting is being drawn.