03 – 11 August 2018
Edition XVII

03 – 11 August 2018
Edition XVII

:Hand in Hand

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:Hand in Hand

Taiwan, 2010, 140 min

Mrs. TIAN is over 80 years old. She and her late husband had been married over 50 years and experienced the White Terror period of Taiwan together. The filmmakers focus on their love story and also how they dedicated themselves in fighting for Taiwan independence. They had even been involved in almost every social movements in 1980s, which is the key moment for bringing an end to the practice of martial law in Taiwan. This film includes many interviews, archive footages and animation to represent the history, showing us how precious freedom is, as well as the bitterness, sweetness, difficulties and simplicities of life.

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YEN Lan-chuan & CHUANG Yi-tseng have been partners for life and for filmmaking and have worked together on many films. Most of their works focus on local life and history, which have received well acclaim in Taiwan.
Grand Prize of Taiwan Award - TIDF Taiwan 2010. Taipei FF 2010. Grand Prize - South Taiwan FF 2010. Golden Horse Awards 2012.
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