Apple has released a film about three generations of Chinese women coming together at Chinese New Year, which was entirely shot on the iPhone 11 Pro.

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The film was directed by Theodore Melfi and the Cinematography was Lawrence Sher. If those names sound familiar, they should. Lawrence Sher was the DP for Joker, Godzilla King of Monsters, and The Hangover. Theodore Melfi was the director of the Academy Award-nominated Hidden Figures, as well as St.Vincent. He also was the writer of Going In Style.

The short film also utilizes the talents of Zhou Xun, one of China’s leading actresses.

Chinese New Year — Daughter which is the name of the short film used the iPhone 11 Pro on car mounts, hand held, on gimbals, dollies, and on drones. The production also used software such as Filmic Pro and you can see an Atomos recorder in some of the BTS shots.