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NEWS: Taipei Film Festival Announces Opening and Closing Films

3 June 2019

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NEWS: Taipei Film Festival Announces Opening and Closing Films

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The annual Taipei Film Festival (TFF) has announced its opening and closing film screenings, which are Nina Wu and So Long, My Son.

The film festival will open with Nina Wu, which is directed by Midi Zhao (趙德胤) from Vietnam. Nina Wu has premiered at Cannes Film Festival’s “Un Certain Regard” and has become a hot topic of discussion.

According to Zhao, he has participated in Taipei Film Festival 8 times since 2012 and he is glad that Nina Wu was chosen as the opening film.

“Nina Wu depicts a girl haunted by nightmare in the process of chasing her dream. The cause of her nightmare will be revealed at the end of the story. I hope the audience watches the film with an open mind,” said Zhao.

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