TAIL END OF THE YEAR
International Short Film Contest 47 ED. 2019
Taiwan 2018 22' Fiction
On Chinese New Year Eve, ten-year old Yang Lan is anxiously waiting for her singer mother to come home. While the big family is celebrating loudly with Mahjong, fireworks, dinner and laughs, she struggles to reconcile her loneliness.
DIRECTION: Chieh Yang.
Chieh is studying at Columbia University directing and screenwriting MFA in New York City. She graduated from National Chengchi University in Taiwan. She wrote and produced the short film Ping Pong Coach , won the best student short film award in Tribeca Film Festival. Cronos the short film she wrote and directed, was semi-finalist in the Student Academy Award. She also won the best editing Golden Harvest Award. She became member of the Golden Horse Film Festival Academy in 2016. She is fascinated by fantasy movie and magical realism. Most of her early films are inspired in the bedtime story her father told her when she was a child.
|Yu Yen Chang.|