DIRECT TO TAIWAN

With new support from Taiwan Academy, CAAMFest 2021 is proud to showcase four film including two features and two shorts. Explore the rich diversity of Taiwanese cinema in this dynamic collection of stories.

THIS PROGRAM IS ON DEMAND AND INCLUDES Q&A. 

In this program


TAIPEI SUICIDE STORY

Directed by KEFF

TAIPEI SUICIDE STORY, a bold film by KEFF was the big winner at. Slamdance 2021 winning the Narrative Grand Jury Prize Award, Audience Award and Acting Prize for the star of the film, Tender Huang.

RADIO! READY OH!

Directed by Hong Zipeng

On a serendipitous New Year’s Eve, a young interviewee lands a position at a company by mistake and encounters a series of quirky events.

SWINGIN’

Directed by Shang-Sing Guo

When sixth-grader boy Qiu is bullied in school for having gay dads, his stepfather Howard, a flamboyant Jazz trumpet player, must confront his own nightmares of childhood bulling before he can provide his son a feeling of security.

KUROSHIO CURRENT

A man searches for the amulet his mother gave him before he left for America. He embarks on a surreal journey where he faces his regrets as well as his new future.

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