Yi Tang Courtesy of The Hollywood Reporter
Student Yi Tang has signed with WME and M88 following her short film Palme d’Or Cannes win for All The Crows in the World.
Tang based her winning 14-minute dark comedy, shot and set in mainland China, on her own experiences as a teenager. The film, which she wrote and directed, follows an 18-year-old student — Chen Xuanyu in the role of Shengnan — who is invited to a mysterious party by her cousin, only to be launched into a night of adventures among adults.
The Hollywood Reporter said Yi is set to turn All The Crows in the World into a full-length feature film, in addition to other feature development ideas that M88 will help execute on.
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