1,500 Miles, 23 Days

Veronica Wangshen

1,500 Miles, 23 Dasy

Friday, February 2 @ 7:30PM

By Veronica Wangshen

After struggling with the childhood traumas and professional stagnation for a long time, Wood, a young mural painter, embarked on a 1,500-mile biking journey in 23 days across China to search for reconciliations and inspiration.

Director, Producer, Cinematographer, Editor: Veronica Wangshen

Addition Footage/Support: Bo Zhang

Composer: Paul Jacob Kneusel

Cast: Wood (Kun Lin)

Special Thanks to: Lin’s family, NewsDoc faculty and class of 2018.

About the director:

Veronica Wangshen is a Chinese documentary filmmaker and visual journalist with a strong interest in data journalism. With prior academic training in history, art history and anthropology, she is particularly interested in sociocultural issues and humanity. 1,500 Miles, 23 Days¬†is a story about self-healing through adventures that she’s been looking for Wangshen is currently residing in New York City, pursing her next documentary story about social justice.


Contact the director: ww862@nyu.edu/veronicaaria@gmail.com