Close-ups © 2014 Cherlyn Hsing-Hsin Liu

Close-ups (小團圓記)

2014 / Mixed media / Taiwan / Color / Sound / 28”40

“Close-ups” is an experimental documentary that attempts to reconstruct memories using different media including diary, photos, videos and sound. In 2013, I returned to my homeland and unexpectedly had a reunion with my mother. We had been apart for over thirty years.

Award:
Women Makes Waves Taiwan 2014, Jury’s First Prize 台灣女性影展評審團特獎

Screening:
台灣女性影展 Women Makes Waves Taiwan 2014 / Taipei, Taiwan
南方影展 South Taiwan Film Festival 2014 / Tainan, Taiwan
Calarts Film and Video Showcase at RedCat 2015 / LA, USA
Canada Female Eye Film Festival 2015 / Ontario, Canada
- Best Experimental Film nominee
Helsinki Festival 2015 / Helsinki, Finland
Chicago Arthouse International Film Festival 2015 / USA

Close-ups © 2014 Cherlyn Hsing-Hsin Liu

Close-ups © 2014 Cherlyn Hsing-Hsin Liu