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Interview with Diedie Weng
My parents came from rural China, but I grew up in the city. Since my early twenties, I had felt an increased longing for rural landscapes and my home, and kept undertaking short projects in different parts of rural China.
Diedie Weng on her first feature Documentary
After finishing my documentary study in the US in 2009, I moved back to China. First I worked in Beijing for a year and a half and then followed my interest in working on a community video project in the countryside in Northern China.
Vadim Jendreyko about the collaboration with Diedie Weng
I first met Diedie Weng in Beijing in May 2010 whilst leading a documentary film workshop organised by Swiss Films and Caochangdi (CCD) Workstation.