Our Happy Birthday

by Angel SU,Mimi CHEN

Our Happy Birth Day follows the stories of two expectant mothers - Daisy and Anais. This film shows how they speak for women’s autonomy in giving birth, striving to call attention of all parties-from pregnant women and their families, the medical system, government, to the whole nation-to think over the relation between childbirth and life.

AWARDS & FESTIVALS

2017 Women Make Waves Film Festival, Taiwan - Merit Prize
2017 Chinese Documentary Festival, Hong Kong- Shorts Champion
2016 New Taipei City Documentary Award-Finalist


TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

Running Time: 83 mins
Year of Completion: 2018
Director: Angel SU,Mimi CHEN

ABOUT DIRECTOR & PRODUCER

Angel SU

Angel SU is the director of Legna Studio and an independent documentary filmmaker with a bachelor degree in journalism from National Chengchi University, Taiwan. She believes that documentary films serve as the family album of the society, and the stories of land are waiting to be spread.

ABOUT DIRECTOR

Mimi CHEN

Mimi CHEN is an independent documentary filmmaker who studied filmmaking at Cinécréatis in Nantes, France. Her major fields of work include human rights and environmental issues.