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Shorts 2: A Universe at Night
This program contains seven short films from Taiwan, Thailand and the US, including narrative, experimental and animated films. Total program length is 79 minutes.
Plan GhosTai I – Qian
康帷程 Kang Wei-Chang / 2018 / Taiwan / narrative / 12min / Mandarin / Chinese & English subtitles
That night, Tsai-Chen came out of the library and met Qian whom she had not seen for a long time. Tsai-Chen told Qian that she was getting married tonight. She hoped that Tsai-Chen could go to a place with her. Adapted from Pu Songling’s Liaozhai.
Never and Both at the Same Time
Yuliya Lanina / 2018 / US / animation / 3min / no dialogue / Asia premiere
Never and Both at the Same Time is a journey inside the mind of the artist. The animation explores the symbiotic relationship that can exist between the artist and her work.
生日快樂樂 Happy Birthday Day
黃榮俊 John WONG / 2018 / Taiwan / narrative / 8min / Mandarin / Chinese & English subtitles
At a birthday party, the birthday boy dies accidentally, and his friends decide to destroy the corpse and obliterate all traces of evidence. But it’s not such a simple problem. As the new day dawns, can they finish the mission successfully?
莫鼻歷險記 The Adventures of Mopy
蔡承哲 Dennis Tsai / 2018 / US, Taiwan / animation / no dialogue
“The Adventures of Mopy” was created in remembrance of my pet – Mopy. Although it is shown in a humorous way, but the story behind it is about the reunion between Mopy and me.
Top Tarasin & Liam Morgan / 2017 / Thailand / narrative / 10min / no dialogue / Taiwan Premiere
Scarecrow is an allegorical work considering a cyclical journey, perhaps never-ending: As a primordial character emerges from the soupy earth, a woman leaves the confines of a blind civilisation. Their paths move closer to each other and a strange creature bodes ill.
林軒宇 Jimmy Lin / 2018 / Taiwan / narrative / 3min / no dialogue
2018 UK 90 Second Horror Challenge
A man ran into the public toilet and received a photo of himself, then he realized he was in a very horrible situation.
午夜陶德 Midnight Tod
王逸鈴 WANG YI-LING / 2018 / Taiwan / narrative / 39min / Mandarin / Chinese & English subtitles
Because of his rebellious personality, Hao gets fired from his hair salon. He takes all his belongings to stay at Tod’s place. Unsatisfied with the current situation but remaining hopeful to the future, they try to do something to against the world and get the rewards they deserve, even they have to go separate ways.