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Director: Wan Wai-lam


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Production Country Hong Kong
Production Year 2010
Duration 2’ 57”
Colour Colour
Language No dialogue with English subtitles
Genre 3D Animation
Shooting Format HD
Synopsis There was once a child, he played basketball well. But his shoes were worn, so he envied other people who had new shoes. He dumped them into the cabinet in the changing room. The next day he opened the cabinet, he found that the shoes became as if they were new. He knew that if he put his shoes inside the cabinet, the next day it would become more beautiful. He repeated this action, still he was not satisfied. Until one day, the shoes became flying shoes. He played basketball with his friends. He believed that the flying shoes could help him win. However, the flying shoes, suddenly lost control and he eventually lost the game, it was all because of his greed.
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Remarks shared after Festival visit

“I find NAE a meaningful project. Students can broaden their horizon through these exchange opportunities and experience different cultural expression in films. This can encourage more talents to join us as animators or filmmakers.”

— Shared by Wan Wai-lam, director of Shoes, after attending the 15th Seoul International Youth Film Festival in South Korea, under the sponsorship of NAE.

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