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02 – 10 August 2019
Edition XVIII

02 – 10 August 2019
Edition XVIII

:The Mountain

Schedule: 04 August, 16:00, DokuKino

:The Mountain

Taiwan, 1966, 19 min

The director follows three art college students HUANG Yong-song, MOU Tun-fei, and HUANG Gui-rong as they enjoy an excursion into the mountains. As the song ‘California Dreamin’ plays, the three talk about their artistic ideals, how only KMT party members were eligible for scholarships, and their view on the Vietnam War.

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Richard Yao-chi CHEN was born in Chengdu, Sichuan in 1938. He and his family moved to Taiwan in 1945. He studied architecture at National Cheng Kung University before relocating to the US. Upon graduation from Chicago Art Institute in 1961, he attended the UCLA graduate school as a film major. He completed his studies in 1967 with Liu Pi-chia. Since 1970, he has made a number of narrative features and won several Golden Horse Awards.
TIDF, Taiwan 2018. Jihlava IDFF 2017.
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