Chinese language. Length: 100Min.
“Moonlight” is a film about the Chinese minority experience. The film follows Ning xin, a woman who flees her dreadful marriage and returns to the Dong ethnic group village of Tao Hua. There she is reunited with her first father Li Singqiao, a collector of folk songs for over 30 years.
To please her father NingXin decided to fulfill his request to record the Grand Dong folk songs. Under the guidance of the head of the village, Uncle Shi. Ning Xin starts the process of recording the songs. As she progresses, she learns of an unforgettable and bittersweet love story 30 years ago about her foster father who fell in love with a Dong girl Jin Lin when he first arrived to Tao Hua. She discovers the reason why her fodter father is fascinated by the Grand Dong folk songs why he has lingered by the Dong landscape., and why he has decided to remain alone for so many years.
Director/Producer: Ningning Kong”