Film: “On Happiness Road” 「幸福路上」

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NEACP, TAA-Boston, and TAP are bringing you one day showing, 《幸福路上》 “On Happiness Road” with a special guest to Boston on Friday, Sept. 21, 2018.

“Forty years of Taiwanese history comes under review in this tender and powerful nostalgic tale of the search for happiness. After the death of her grandma, Chi, a New York-based woman returns to her homeland in Taiwan. Her reunion with family, classmates, and forgotten memories trigger a self-introspection about what she left behind. It covers her upbringing during Taiwan’s period of instability under martial law to present-day political realities”.

《幸福路上》即將於9月21日在波士頓首映,擔任電影配音的魏德聖導演,也將親臨現場與大家交流!

電影描述一位64年次的台灣女孩林淑琪,從高雄到台北,再從台灣到美國,勇敢追尋夢想的故事。看似光鮮亮麗的人生,卻有各種艱辛與對台灣情感的交織,讓她重新思考自己要的人生是什麼?究竟什麼才是她不斷尋找的「幸福」?

What is happiness? Will Chi find her own happiness?

This movie is directed by HsinYin Sung, and voiced by Lun-Mei Gwei, Te-Sheng Wei, Po-Cheng Chen and Hui-Zhen Liao. Globally recognized award includes the Grand Prize of the“17th Tokyo Anime Award Festival” (Japan), the Official Selection of the “41th Annecy International Animation Film Festival” (Canada), the Wide Angle Section of “the 22th Busan International Film Festival” (South Korea), the Closing Film of the “54th Golden Horse Film Festival” (Taiwan), and the AniMovie Award of the “25th Stuttgart Festival of Animated Film” (Germany).

由新銳導演宋欣穎執導,魏德聖、桂綸鎂、陳博正、廖慧珍配音的《幸福路上》,以細膩的劇情、樸實的筆觸,將這段尋找幸福的路真摯的描繪出來。如此動人的故事,不僅獲得《2017金馬影展閉幕片》、《2018台北電影節百萬首獎》的肯定,更聲名遠播至日本及德國,榮獲《2018東京動畫大賞最佳動畫長片獎》與《2018德國斯圖加特動畫影展最佳動畫長片獎》。

Come join this tear-jerking movie and find your own “Happiness Road”!
Language: Mandarin, Taiwanese Hokkien
with English subtitle

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