The Tunnel / 地洞 (2019)

  • 2019
  • Documentary
  • 30min
  • Taiwan

The Tunnel was available to book until Thursday 26 November

International Premiere

“Yong-Hong, the main character in this film, usually assists film crews with location scouting and occasionally plays characters on film. While filming this documentary, Yong-Hong was also an extra in a film shot in an old military site, the tunnel. He once wrote a script about himself and his terrible family. His script is the origin of this film…

A poet once wrote that family was “the first roof, the first torture platform, the sweetest place, the most painful thorn.” This short film perhaps is a description of this complex combination, about family, about people.” - Hsu Hui-ju

Please watch this film using Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer, or Safari. For more information on technical requirements, please visit the page here.

Director

Hsu Hui-ju

Producer

Chi Chun-ming

Languages

Chinese, Taiwanese

Subtitles

English

Bonus Content

3 mins
The Tunnel - Director's Introduction

A welcome from the director of the film, Hsu Hui-ju