Time Splits in the River

by HUANG I-chieh, LIAO Xuan-zhen, LEE Chia-hung, WANG Yu-ping

Four artists decide to invite their parents to play the parts of dissidents in 1980s Taiwan. To get prepared for the performance, the artists show the actors footage from that time, initiating the discussion of arts and politics. Although none of them were involved in the event, they are still caught up in the story as well as their own past…

AWARDS & FESTIVALS

2016 Jihlava International Documentary Film Festival - Opus Bonum
2016 Taiwan Biennial: The Possibility of an Island


TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

Year of Completion: 2016
Director: HUANG I-chieh, LIAO Xuan-zhen, LEE Chia-hung, WANG Yu-ping

ABOUT DIRECTOR

HUANG I-chieh, LIAO Xuan-zhen, LEE Chia-hung, WANG Yu-ping

LIAO Xuan-zhen (born 1993), HUANG I-chieh (born 1992), LEE Chia-hung (born 1992), and WANG Yu-ping (born 1993) are Taiwanese artists who met at Taipei University of Art. All four graduated in 2015. Together, they have initiated a number of art projects based on a specific collective awareness.