United States, Hong Kong (China)
Live-streaming has exploded in China and become one of the most profitable industries over the past several years. PRESENT.PERFECT. weaves together a diverse range of moments and occurrences filmed and broadcasted by little-known Chinese live-streaming anchors from various parts of China. Although this virtual community doesn’t exist physically, the shared emotions and feelings generated through virtual togetherness are real.
Producer and documentary filmmaker. Shengze Zhu was born in 1987 in China. She co-founded the production company Burn The Film with director and visual artist Yang Zhengfan. Her directorial debut, Out Of Focus (2014), premiered in France, and her films have been screened internationally ever since. Present.Perfect. (2019) had its world premiere at International Film Festival Rotterdam.
2019 Present.Perfect (doc)