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As we Like It

Alternative title
Jie Da Huan Xi
Synopsis
Feature film. An adaptation of As You like It set in Ximending, a small district of contemporary Taipei in Taiwan that has no WiFi. The film features an almost exclusively female cast, with only supporting roles (a taxi driver and police officers) played by male actors.
Language
English
Country
Taiwan
Medium
Film
Technical information
Black-and-white / Sound
Year of release
2021
Duration
107 mins

Credits

Director
Chen Hung-i; Muni Wei
Screenplay
Chen Hung-i; Muni Wei; Remmy Sung
Production Design
Liang Shuo Lin
Cast
Puff KuoRosalind
Camille ChalonsCelia
Aggie HsiehOrlando
Joelle LuOliver

Additional Details

Production type
Fiction Films
Historical period
Contemporary
Plays
As You Like It
Subjects
Women’s studies; Shakespeare
Keywords
Gender-blind casting

Notes

Notes
The languages spoken in the film are Minnan and Mandarin with several tableau presented in English.
History
Had its world premiere at the International Film Festival in Rotterdam in February 2021.

Production Company

Name

Red Society Film

Distributor

Name

Swallow Wings

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