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Taiwan Feature Film Screening – Day Off (本日公休, 2023)

Taiwan Feature Film Screening – Day Off (本日公休, 2023)



November 6
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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The Blue Mouse Theatre, North Proctor Street, Tacoma, WA, USA
2611 North Proctor Street
Tacoma, WA 98407 United States
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A woman who has owned a barbershop for over 40 years determines to embark on a long journey to help her customers.

One night only at the Blue Mouse Theatre, Tacoma.

Film is in Taiwanese, Mandarin and with English Subtitles.

6:00 pm Doors and Concession Stand Open

7:00 pm Program and Film Screening

Introduction by Ellen Y. Chang, Taiwan Studies Program at University of Washington

Produced by acclaimed New Cinema screenwriter-director Wu Nien-jen and starring veteran actress Lu Hsiao-fen alongside a constellation of emerging film stars, Director Fu Tien-Yu’s Day Off offers a refreshing time capsule of Taiwan’s cinematic legacy by weaving a tapestry of touching human connections around a dedicated hairdresser and her decades-old family salon in Fu’s hometown of Taichung.