The Mountain

Shàngshān

Hora

  • Richard Yao-Chi Chen
  • Taiwan
  • 1967, 19 min
Color: Black and white
Language: Mandarin Chinese
Synopsis

Insight into how young people think´s thoughts is examined through an excursion with three friends, three film school students, with whom the director talks about their political positions, social situations, and future plans. The events are framed by the title “Formosa”, the old name for Taiwan, and the song “California Dreamin’”, which accompanies the tourists to the temple on Five Finger Mountain.

(Sample)

Biography

Taiwanese director and producer Richard Yao-chi Chen (1938) is known for his fiction films from the 1970s and 1980s.

Photo Gallery

TAIWAN FILM INSITUTE / 4F, No. 7, Qingdao East Rd. / Taipei City / 100 / Taiwan / taiwandocs@mail.tfi.org.tw / www.tfi.org.tw
 
Festival edition: 2017
Sections: Transparent Landscape: Taiwan
Exhibition format: DCP
Subtitle languages: Chinese, English
Screening:
25.10.2017DKO II 10:30
Add

CONFERENCE
FASCINATIONS

One-day conference on experimental film distribution

More