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MIFFest X KaohSiung VR Film Lab2018-02-23T14:38:26+00:00

《 FEATHERED DREAM 》

Kek-Huat LAU
Taiwan│2017│VR360│6min

A Taiwanese husband and a Vietnamese wife, a dream about three goose eggs. According to a Vietnamese tradition, a pregnant woman has to eat three goose eggs before she gives birth, to ensure that her baby will grow healthy and smart. A husband wandering around Taiwan, for his wife and their baby, in search of three rare goose eggs.

《 THE TRAIN HAMASEN 》

Kuan-Yuan LAI
Taiwan│2017│VR360│8min

People from different cultures and generations coexist in a dreamy world – Hamasen, once the most prosperous area in Kaohsiung. In this utopia of memories, the intrigue on and under the chess table is blurred and blended into the harmony of the traditional market. A train falls from the sky, arrives at the platform on the screen, like in a movie, and gathers everybody for a journey through time and space.

《 THE LAST TRAIN 》

Li-Wei CHIU
Taiwan│2017│VR360│5min

It’s Station Master Chen’s last day at work. The last train is sent off. Tomorrow on, he will be a mere Mr. Chen. He looks around the station where he’s worked his whole life, thinking of the people he’s sent off. Some come back, and some don’t. Finally, Chen realized the reason he stayed at the station. He’s been waiting for himself, who missed that train decades ago.

《 LOOKING AT ZUOYING THROUGH THE KINETOSCOPE 》

Hung-yuan HSU
Taiwan│2017│VR360│5min

Situated in Zuoying District of southern Taiwan’s Kaohsiung city, Xiling Street was once a dining, shopping, and entertainment hotspot for local soldiers because of its proximity to a naval base. This film combines oral history, 360-degree virtual reality videos, and dramatic reenactments to reproduce Xiling Street’s heyday in the 1980s, taking the audience on a 30-year journey transcending time and space.