Iron Hands


  • Director:Johnson Cheng
  • Country:United States
  • CategoryInternational Live-Action
  • Runtime:11 mins 00 secs
  • Date:April 1, 2017
  • Selection:Programme 14
  • Screening Times:

    • Aug 17 Bog Lane Theatre - 3:30-4:30pm

    • Aug 19 The Library - 11am-12pm
  • Links: Website

Iron Hands

As a 12-year-old girl prepares for her final test trying out for the traditionally all-boys Chinese youth Olympic weightlifting team, she makes an unlikely connection with the gym's reclusive groundskeeper.

Director Bio

Johnson Cheng is an NYC-based Chinese-American writer/director hailing from the San Gabriel Valley of L.A. County. After receiving his bachelor's degree in International Relations, he joined Columbia University's M.F.A. Directing/Screenwriting program. He is a member of both the Motion Picture Editors Guild and the Brooklyn Filmmakers Collective Writers Workshop.



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