About the film
Four American and four Chinese university students travel together through Southwest China and Hong Kong. Their shared travel adventures, the emotion of culture shock, honest confrontations and discoveries about each other become doorways to deepen their understanding of the world, of themselves and of styles of communication that are able to bridge cultural differences.
About the Crossing Borders Trilogy
The Crossing Borders documentary trilogy brings diversity in our world directly to your doorstep. The films are designed to initiate intercultural dialogues, practice communication skills and to deepen intercultural understanding.
Each film stands on its own focusing on interactions of youth from diverse cultural, ethnical and social backgrounds while bringing specific challenges and opportunities of cross-cultural communication into the foreground. As a trilogy they cover a wide range of topics and provide multiple authentic real life examples to deepen global awareness and intercultural skills.