Deep clean water

Jacob (30) is a Lithuanian artist who hitchhiked from Kaunas (Lithuania) to Lausanne (Switzerland) to meet Howey Ou, the Chinese Greta Thunberg. He is writing a master's thesis on Chinese climate change policy. He would like to have Howey's point of view. In Switzerland, he discovers that she is on a hunger strike and decides to do the same to support her.

  • Kevin Rumley
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    20 minutes
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    October 1, 2021
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    1,000 USD
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    English, Lithuanian
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  • Doc'It Yourself
    Country: Switzerland
    Rights: All Rights
Director Biography - Kevin Rumley

Since 2006, Kevin has been passionate about the world of cinema and documentaries in particular. He works in Paris at C4 Production as cameraman and editor for video clips from M6 and MTV. His path continues in Berlin at the Weltenangler agency where he will be technical head and regularly in the field for documentaries for Panasonic, EnBW and Ntv television. In January 2015, he founded Doc'it Yourself and went around the world for 3 years to meet filmmakers from all over the world.

In 2019, Doc'It Yourself became a production and distribution company based in Switzerland. With 20 other independent filmmakers he produce and direct documentary long feature films and series.

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Director Statement

What is the origin of this tendency to sacrifice oneself for a common cause? Why do today's young people come to do extreme practices in order to be heard? What to do for the ecological crisis? These are all questions that Doc'It Yourself's wants to answer.