In her documentary film "On the Rim of the Sky" / "Ming Tian Hui Geng Hao", director Hongjie Xu shows in impressing pictures the simple and sometimes hard life in the Chinese mountain idyll and the unusual operation of the elementary school far away modern world.
The film score describes the idyllic world of Gulu with traditional Chinese string instruments, flutes and percussion, as well as the simple and barren life there. Organic, electronic sounds are also used to create a spherical music or surreal moments.
The FIlm celebrates its world premiere at the 67th Film Festival in Locarno.
What We Did
Film Score Composition
Film Score Production
Director: Hongjie Xu
Production: Hongjie Xu
Film Score: Frank Schreiber