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Fear and Trembling

Gan Xiaoer

Release year: 2009

Run time: 37 mins

Film type: Fiction


A young boy with horns on his head summoned a group of Cosers. Everyone had the same traditional carpentry tools. They gathered together from many different places, such as the canteen, the dilapidated Catholic church, the gate tower, the forest, the farmyard, the electric mahjong hall, and the castle

After labouring hard, they built a huge cross in the middle of the night.


Director biography

GAN Xiao'er (1970) studied business but then attended the film academy in Bejing, where he produced several short films during his studies. Raised From Dust is his second feature.