Release year: 2003
Run time: 93 mins
Film type: Fiction
Xinxin and Tingting are two girls living in Beijing. Xinxin is the daughter of rich parents, Tingting, a country girl, works on a phone sex-line. Although the two girls don’t know each other in real life, they have a close relationship on the Internet, although Tingting poses as a boy.
Sheng Zhimin (born 1969) is a Chinese filmmaker from Beijing. Unlike other directors to emerge in recent years, Sheng has had no formal training. He instead began his career as a line producer, screenwriter, and assistant director for other filmmakers like Jia Zhangke, Fruit Chan and Zhang Yang. In these positions, Sheng worked on the films Spicy Love Soup, Durian Durian, Public Toilet, and Platform.