Long time no sea

Taiwan, 96 min., 2018

Director

Heather Tsui

Producer

Pao-Ying Chen

Scenario

Heather Tsui

Rights Holder

Swallow Wings Films

DOP

Jing-Yao Liao

Cast

Shang-He Huang, Jia-Jun Zhong, Feng-Ying Li, Ling Zhang

Production

Richland Production Co., Ltd.

Raised by his grandma alone, Ma Na Wei lived a frugal and needy life since childhood. His shoes are shabby and broken, so he draws a picture of his own feet and sends it to his father, who has long been working away from home, hoping that he’ll bring him back a new pair of shoes one day. Yu Zhongxun, a recently qualified teacher who is to begin working on Lanyu, arrives at the tribal community’s elementary school. Upon discovering Ma Na Wei’s talent in dancing, Yu decides to write a musical script based on Ma’s story for the annual Aboriginal Dance Competition…

ABOUT THE DIRECTOR
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Heather Tsui

A Chinese major of Fu Jen Catholic University. Bearing a wealth of experience in choreographing and directing, and over 10 years of seniority in televised productions; released the screening of THE LIFE COACH, and created over 200 documentaries on special guests.

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