2015, 99 minutes
Directed by Cheng Yu-Chieh鄭有傑 and Lekal Sumi Cilangasan勒嘎·舒米
Conflicts surrounding family, real estate development, and traditional agricultural lifestyles on Taiwan’s stunning east coast are at the core of this warm film. With a soundtrack produced by the innovative Amis musician Suming 舒米恩, Wawa no cidal also offers an excellent introduction to popular and contemporary indigenous music.
Audience Choice Award, Taipei Film Festival (2015)
Best Original Film Song, Golden Horse Film Festival (2015)
Opening Film, Singapore International Film Festival (2015)
This screening is part of the Taiwan Film Festival 臺灣電影節 2017: Indigenous Representations and Responses 原民現身與迴聲. All screenings are FREE and open to the public, but bookings are essential. All films have English subtitles.