Hundred Miles Red – a melodrama short anime film featuring a crimson bloody theme with women, horse hoof, and drums in the background to produce a mysterious and classic Chinese atmosphere of war drama.
This short Chinese anime movie gives a very emotional and visually stunning animation with emphasis on the bloody-theme which is attached to its story. The drums in the background really sound epic and simply adds more ambiguity in the ambiance with too many shades of bloody red – from the red curtain, dress, lips of women, and real blood dripping on the ground – it all emphasize an emotional journey of love, pain, and loss.
Hundred Miles Red Trailer
A vividly beautiful and enchanting animation – that’s Hundred Miles Red for you. Zheng Wu directed Hundred Miles Red with Shen Jiawen providing the screenplay.
Hundred Miles Red Plot
Standing quietly behind the city gate, a group of women light the lamps in the mist, waiting for their husbands to come home from the battlefield. Suddenly, the sound of hooves shatter the silence…