Lu Qingyi

chinese director lu-qingyiLU Qingyi is a Chinese film director and he was born in a multi-ethnic town in southern Guizhou.

Cultures of the Han nationality and ethnic minorities converge there.

He moved to Beijing with his elder brother and took up painting. In 1997, he started to work for a publisher.

He later became a photographer. He is currently an independent documentary filmmaker.

Lu Qingyi Filmography


Poster for the movie "Four Springs"

Four Springs

Four Springs is a documentary film that presented a family’s daily life in the remote town of Dushan in the Guizhou province in southwest China. From a subjective angle, the camera induced the flow of life out of the screen: the quotidian toils, singing, excursions in nature, visits among friends and extended families, funerals, reunions and departures. It presented the state of being of the two main characters, the director’s own parents, and their attitude … Read more