SO LONG MY SON traces the lives of two families over three decades of social, political and human upheaval in China. Following the loss of a child in a tragic accident, their paths separate. Destiny fortunes are transformed under the impact of a countrys changing face, Yet even as their lives diverge, a common search for truth and reconciliation around the tragedy remains. But sometimes it can take a lifetime to say farewell. SO LONG MY SON chronicles people and a society in full transformation - Where human relationships and the tumultuous evolution of a nation are inevitably intertwined.
Awards - Berlin IFF (Silver Berlin Bear for Best Actor and Best Actress), Golden Rooster Awards (Golden Rooster for Best Screenplay, Best Actor, Best Actress)
Nominations - Berlin IFF (Golden Berlin Bear), San Sebastian IFF (Audience Award), Toronto IFF (Contemporary World Cinema Award)