Film Title

Snub-nosed Elf
Director: Shek Ling-fung


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Production Country Hong Kong
Production Year 2011
Duration 3’ 00”
Colour Colour
Language No dialogue with English subtitles
Genre 3D Animation
Shooting Format HD
Synopsis Once upon a time, there was a boy who was an orphan with a pair of wings. Therefore, he was discriminated by the villagers. He felt sad and lonely. One day, he discovered that the island they were living in was sinking. So he decided to build a ''sky city'' with his wings. However, no one trusted him that the island was sinking. Then, he took a feather from his one of his wings and plucked to a villager. The villager then flew to the ''sky city'' immediately. After a while, he saved all villagers except one. But, he just had a feather left. It means that one of them would drown. But the boy gave the last feather to the villager. The septum was cleared. Finally, all villagers saved the boy by a rope. They lived on the
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Remarks shared after Festival visit

“I got lots of inspirations for my upcoming projects from the screenings at the festival. Since we had to discuss ideas and expectations of certain films at the festival, it gave me even more insights to the possibilities that had derived from those particular approaches. We had to discuss about our own work too, in order to be ready for the presentation for the jury team. The whole process had pushed me to improve my shooting skills. Additionally, it brought me to understand that living in this era of great media, I can also make a difference in the world and protect our habitat only by making good use of new technology and media .”

— Shared by Shek Ling-fung , director of Snub-nosed Elf, after attending the 7th International Youth Media Summit in Serbia, under the sponsorship of NAE.

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