A motel owner who pretends to be deaf secretly sells private videos of his guests, until one day a killer discovers one of the cameras, revealing that the owner has recorded his crime. The killer sneaks into the owner’s room to delete the video, only to find that the owner has backed up the video to protect himself. After a series of sadistic turns, only one man will make it out alive.


  • Xuan Cui: Director
  • Xuan Cui: Writer
  • Raowenna Li: Producer
  • Jingxuan Zhu: Producer
  • Pengfei Wu: Key Cast, “Motel Owner”
  • MInghua Wang: Key Cast, “The killer”


  • Project Title (Original Language): 非礼勿听
  • Film Type: Short, Student
  • Genres: Drama, thriller
  • Runtime: 18 minutes 1 second
  • Completion Date: April 13, 2020
  • Production Budget: 7,000 USD
  • Country of Origin: United States
  • Country of Filming: China
  • Film Language: Chinese, English
  • Shooting Format: Digital
  • Aspect Ratio: 16:9
  • Film Color: Color
  • First-time Filmmaker: Yes
  • Student Project: Yes