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Taiwan Submits Golden Horse Award Winner ‘Dear Ex’ to Oscar Race

13 September 2019

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Taiwan Submits Golden Horse Award Winner ‘Dear Ex’ to Oscar Race

Taiwan has chosen the 2018 film “Dear Ex” as its submission to this year’s Best International Film Oscars race.

Directed by newcomers Mag Hsu and Hsu Chih-yen and starring Roy Chiu, Hsieh Ying-hsuan and Chen Ru-shan, it was nominated for eight Golden Horse Awards last year and won three, including best actress for leading lady Hsieh. 

The drama tells the story of a woman who discovers that her late ex-husband’s life insurance policy is to be collected by his male lover, driving a further wedge between her and her son. It has been available to stream on Netflix since earlier this year.

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Photo credit: Variety

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