Sabrina Ruobing Zhao
NORTH AMERICAN PREMIERE
CANADA, 2020, DIGITAL, 33 MIN
MANDARIN/ENGLISH (WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES)
Two young Chinese women draw themselves into an irreconcilable relationship with each other—one in a small town of Southwestern China, and the other in an old apartment in Toronto.
Sabrina (Ruobing) Zhao (b.1996; Sichuan, China) lives between Chengdu, Abu Dhabi, and Toronto. Her films particularly tune into migrating experiences across and within spaces. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from New York University Abu Dhabi, with concentrations in Film & New Media and Literature & Creative Writing (2015-2019; Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates). Currently, she is pursuing MFA studies in Film Production at York University (2019-2021; Toronto, Canada). She likes to blend documentary, fiction, and the experimental.