Apple ‘Daughter’, a new ‘Shot on iPhone’ short film for Chinese New Year

by admin on Jan 13, 2020

Apple has launched a new short film on its Youtube channel to celebrate Chinese New Year as well as highlight the filmmaking capabilities of the iPhone 11 Pro. The movie, labeled ‘Daughter’, is guided by Oscar-nominated filmmaker Theodore Melfi as well as stars Zhou Xun, China’s leading actress.

The film concentrates on the generational distinctions between a mommy and also daughter about the life that she and also her child lead. It’s a genuinely touching film concerning pride, acceptance, as well as household.

A film about three generations of Chinese women coming together at Chinese New Year. Shot on iPhone 11 Pro. Directed by Theodore Melfi. Cinematography by Lawrence Sher. Starring Zhou Xun, China’s leading actress. Song: ‘Hope’ By Varqa Buehrer.

Theodore Melfi, the supervisor of the movie, is an Oscar-nominated filmmaker that got his nominations after co-writing, routing and also generating Hidden Figures, a film concerning the duty that black female mathematicians played throughout the room race. Hidden Figures obtained nominations for Best Picture and Best Adapted Screenplay.

Lawrence Sher, the film’s cinematographer, is best recognized for this job on Garden State as well as The Hangover series. Most recently, he served as Director of Cinematography for Todd Phillip’s ‘Joker’ movie which simply won Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture for Joaquin Phoenix’s depiction of the villain at the Gloden Globe honors.

The film stars Zhou Xun, China’s leading actress, known for her efficiencies in ‘The Equation of Love as well as Death’, ‘The Banquet’, and also ‘Perhaps Love’. The last movie gained her a Best Actress award in the Hong Kong Film Awards.

Go behind the scenes with director Theodore Melfi, Cinematographer Lawrence Sher, and actress Zhou Xun to see how they used the iPhone 11 Pro to bring the touching story ‘Daughter’ to life.

Apple has actually traditionally launched a movie to its YouTube channel to celebrate Chinese New Year as well as demonstrate the filmmaking abilities of its newest iPhone as part of its ‘Shot on apple iphone’ video series. In 2015, Apple launched ‘The Bucket‘, a film concerning “the taste of residence”.