A Very Jinji Task

Title: 《非常金鸡任务》 (A Very Jinji Task)
Director: Dayyan Eng
Presented by: Golden Rooster Awards
Release: October 27, 2007
Duration: 6 min
Synopsis: A special satirical short film inspired by Hollywood films such as Transformers and The Matrix and that opened the 2007 Golden Rooster Film Awards in China. A group of actors seek an unknown treasure that is lost by the Golden Rooster Lake in Suzhou.

Casting

Liu Ye


Zhang Ziyi


Ge You


Huang Bo

More about the short film

The organisers of China’s Golden Rooster Awards have announced that Zhang Ziyi, Liu Ye, Ge You and Huang Bo will star in a short film to be screened at the awards ceremony in Suzhou on Oct 27.

Dayyan Eng (Waiting Alone) will direct the three-minute action satire about a group of actors seeking an unknown treasure that is lost by the Golden Rooster Lake in Suzhou.

According to state-owned TV network CCTV Movie Channel, which is broadcasting the ceremony, the film will be similar to the shorts used at the Oscars ceremony and will present the highlights of Chinese cinema over the past year.

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