5th EU-China Film Festival – The Running Boys

This newly released movie follows a primary school teacher reconnecting with his childhood dream: football.

The Running Boys 奔跑的少年 (2019)
November 18, 2019 at 18.30: Mandarin + EN subtitles

Duration: 94 min
Category: Drama
Director: David

Palhati, a primary school teacher, and his students share the same passion for football. When he was a child, Palhati dreamed of being a football player, but his dream was quelled by his father. Twenty years later, he connects with a group of children who love football like he used to. On the edge of the Taklimakan Desert, the wind blows a football through the sand to Palhati’s feet. The football “sent by Heaven” reignites his passion and changes the fate of Palhati and his students.

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