Xiong di means fellas in Chinese. Only the friendship, love and kickboxing can make you forget you're living in a factory.
兄弟: Qu Maomao, Wu Zhi Hua, Zhang Qi, Zhang Beike.
Premiered in Doc X by DAZED. Full article: dazd.co/1mSqFOO
Short of the Week - Documentary. Review here: shortoftheweek.com/2016/01/25/xiong-di/
Best of Staff Picks – January 2016. Watch the selection: vimeo.com/blog/post/best-of-staff-picks-january-2016
Collabor8te - Film Of The week. Interview here: collabor8te.com/video/xiong-di-dir-enric-ribes-and-oriol-martinez/
Editor Picks by The Atlantic: theatlantic.com/video/index/476904/a-portrait-of-youth-and-camaraderie-in-china/
Omeleto pick - Documentary review: omeleto.com/238937/
Exhibited at SFO Museum. San Francisco:
Also selected for screening at La Guarimba - London SFF - chai. China-Filmfestival Leipzig.
Concept / Directed: Enric Ribes and Oriol Martínez
Script: Enric Ribes, Oriol Martínez with Guillermo Irriguible
Film editor / Music composer: Guillermo Irriguible
DOP: Anna Franquesa Solano
Drone operator: Guo Zongpu, Zhang Xu
Unit Producer: Yu Lu
Design: Octavi Serra
Sound mixer: RecLab
Colorist: Lluís Velamazán
Thanks: Wang Ju, Qian Anhua, Chen Chen, Jordi Mestre, La Lupa Produccions, LIC, Antex workers.
Film distribution: Marvin&Wayne marvinwayne.com/es/xiong-di
A film by Häns.