OXHIDE

A film by Jia Yin Liu

Cast : Jia Yin Liu, Zai Ping Liu, Hui Fen Jia

2004 / drama / Chine / original title : NIU PI / 95’ / Color / status : completed / Mandarin / long feature-film / French catalog

A family in Beijing; father, mother and daughter. The family makes a living making leather bags, a very slow business. Their daily lives and struggle to survive are seen through 23 scenes shot within the confines of their 50 square meters home.
“Oxhide is both innovative and challenging, making it ideal fest fare.” Variety