Life Smartphone

About

The phenomenon of increasing smartphone addiction can be attributed to today’s cutting-edge technology.  Staring at glowing screens instead of exploring the vast expanse of life, people are gradually alienating themselves from the loveliness of life.

Screens with

2016 Program

Year

2015

Country

China

Runtime

3 min

Genre

Animation

Credits

Director

Chenglin Xie

Producers

China Central Academy of Fine Arts
CHenglin Xie

Writer

Chenglin Xie

Music

Chenglin Xie

Sound

Chenglin Xie

Animation

Chenglin Xie

Editor

Chenglin Xie

Artist Bio

Xie Chenglin was born in China in 1994 and currently studies at the Central Academy of Fine Arts. He was named in 2015 as one of the 30 best Chinese microfilm directors. His first personal animation work, Life Smartphone, was officially selected by almost 40 animation and film festivals and won almost 20 awards. The film raised public consciousness in China about “phubbing.”