Documentary feature. 5 episodes of 15 minutes. Nanjing TV. Dutch Design Week 2016. The films portray the personal side of the exchange between five Dutch designers and five Chinese craftsmen. The Dutch designers use the technique and or the materials of the Chinese tradition and together with the craftman they create a new hybrid product. Bunnik has given a documentary filmmaking workshop in order to train five film students of the Nanjing Art Academy to become cameraman or assistant director in his crew. The five short documentaries will be edited by Bunnik and Zhang and each one will be broadcasted on Chinese television by the end of the year.
Watch the first episode here: DutChinese