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Invader and Defender

Invader and Defender
One-take animal silent documentary short film. It's a story about two pigeons, but not only about them: A wanderer intrudes, a defender hates. Food is enough, but can't take away. Fighting is on certain, winner you don't say. Around and around, nothing indeed stays.
Director Biography - YIWEN CAO
A Chinese young female awards winning filmmaker, is known for Chubby Café (2019), Dao Meng Mei Ying (2018) and Astrall Story(International Cooperation). Became the cover person of magazine Filmmaker Life(August,2022). This is her first time to be a director. IMDb: nm10036519 Director Statement The director Yiwen Cao is a young female filmmaker, who wants to give people mental power from her films. It's her first time to direct documentary. She thinks nature and human have the same essence. We can learn a lot through observing nature. What's more, protecting nature is protecting ourselves.