<LOST IN YOU>
82mins, 2006, fiction
Cast: Kong Sisi, Zhang Youxi
Yu Xiaohuan was born with a birthmark on her face, which inevitably formed her sensitive and self-contemptuous character. One day, she met Zhang Youxi, a girl who always fights to protect her from insult and harm. Their relationship couldn’t be defined from the very beginning; friends or lovers? They fall in love. It all seems so natural to them.
But soon a fear of lust grows in them. They are afraid of thepressure and harm that befall homosexual people. Not knowing what can be done, they only want to protect each other. So, Yu Xiaohuan decides to come back down to earth, to live a life most women choose to live, to marry a man one day. She still loves Zhang through other channels and other people. Zhang Youxi chooses to behold Yu from afar, to guard their love in her heart. Even though they are apart, their souls are in constant dialogue.
Zhu Yiye was born in China in the 1980s. An independent film director with a playful attitude. Zhu makes films with the most basic equipment. She believes that the world is her playground. She directed ‘Lost in Memory ‘(2004) and ‘Not a Lesbian’ (2005).