This Shore: A Family Story / 此岸:一個家族故事 (2020)

  • 2020
  • 1h 2m
  • Taiwan, United States

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When the filmmaker told his aunt that he found his grandmother’s painting in a Chinese restaurant in America, his aunt burst into tears. Wandering through Cold War constructions, Taiwan-US relations, generations of diaspora, family romances, and ghost stories, this film transforms personal and collective familial memories into a reworking of The Flying Dutchman, wherein they are doomed to sail the oceans forevermore.

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Tzu-An WU


Tzu-An WU


Chinese, English

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