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Hippocampus

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Through childhood recordings, grandmother's narration, and family videos, I tried to describe why the fig tree in my hometown disappeared, triggering thoughts about memory and how to forget.

Award in Annecy

  • Cristal for a Graduation Film (2021)

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: Hippocampus

    Directed by: Zehao LI

    Country: China

    Year of production: 2020

    Running time: 07 min 49 s

  • Technique

    Category: Graduation short film

    Techniques used: drawing on paper

    Version: Original Chinese version English subtitles

    Target public: Family

  • Credits

    Directed by: Zehao LI

    Production: CHINA ACADEMY OF ART, Hui HAN

    Artistic direction: Zehao Li

    Script: Zehao Li

    Graphics: Zehao Li

    Storyboard: Zehao Li

    Layout: Zehao Li

    Animation: Zehao Li, Jiadong Liu

    Music: Zhixuan Shi

    Sound: Zehao Li

    Editing: Zehao Li

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