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Screen/Society--"Three Makes A Whole" (2019) | Zero Chou

Still image from THREE MAKES A WHOLE
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Thursday, February 13, 2020
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7:00 pm
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Introduced by Prof. Eileen Cheng-yin Chow (AMES) and Prof. Carlos Rojas (AMES)
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Cine-East: East Asian Cinema

Film Screening:

"Three Makes A Whole"
(Zero Chou, 2019, 96 min, Taiwan, Mandarin w/ English subtitles, Color, DCP)

This sly tribute to legendary Taiwanese filmmaker Liu Li-li portrays Liu as a young woman finding her narrative voice in stage and film while juggling romance with a married director. Zero Chou preserves the soap opera theatrics of 1970s romantic sentimentalism, but infuses them with a queer sensibility which defiantly proclaims that three is sometimes better than two.

View trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zopSMeb_0hU

Contact: Hank Okazaki