The tribal village gets misty in September, letting out an atmosphere as intriguing as Hayung’s family in this autumn-winter season. After Hayung’s homeland was occupied, one 80-year-old man devoted his whole life to worshipping GAGA. The traditions were forgotten by his descendants after his passing… The Hayung’s family represented indigenous families in Taiwan. Each tribe represents a withering big family. The eldest son Pasang joins in the election campaign, neglecting the opposition from his family. … Read more
On New Year’s Eve, as brilliant fireworks lit up the sky, Wu Jie, feeling lonely and desolate, drove herself to the river bank with the intention of ending her life. However, her suicidal thoughts were abruptly interrupted by the sound of screams. She soon discovered a swollen female corpse, which prevented her from finding peace in the darkness of the night. Initially, the death was assumed to be an accident caused by an electric fish, … Read more
Uprooted from Los Angeles after her mother is stricken with breast cancer, thirteen-year-old Fen struggles to adjust to life in Taipei. As Fen navigates her way through school and reconnects with her long-separated father, her turbulent bond with her mother worsens. Fen drifts further away from her mother through a series of rebellious acts before her younger sister is misdiagnosed with SARS, pushing Fen and her mother towards a heated, long-gestating confrontation.