Companion
OFFICIAL COMPETITION
Director Chen Xiao, Leng Song
Country China
Year 2003
Running Time 39'
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Premier Status World Premiere
Introduction
Grandma Liu has loved raising animals in a remote countryside of Hunan Province since she was young. At the age of 68, she bought an 11.5Kg piglet from the market, and watched it grow and grow. The little piglet grew to 400kg the first year and then to 650kg the next. This gigantic pig became famous, and so do the 7 year-old pig weighs move than 1,000kg. The pig becaming less energetic as she ages. Can she still sell the famous pig as it continues to eat and grow? Faced with all the tough decisions, what will Grandma Liu do?
Director
Chen Xiao, Leng Song