A Doll’s Hug
Directed By: Rob Chihwen Lo | Runtime: 20 min | Plays In Short Block: Experimental
Domestic violence, school violence, and societal violence continually challenge and threaten the Taiwanese teenage boy, XiangYu. He seeks to escape from the undesirable reality and take shelter in his imaginary Barbie doll world. XiangYu learns to fight back to seek solutions for ever-lasting redemption. However, the relief from the redemption is impermanent…
|October 21, 2018||5:00 PM||Theater 9|
|October 24, 2018||12:15 PM||Theater 10|
* If filmmakers are present, there will be a 15 minute Q&A after the end credit sequence.
|Sub Genre:||Coming of Age|
|Country of Origin:||Taiwan|