NO NO SLEEP + THE PALACE ON THE SEA + CURTAINS
Free for UCSD students, faculty, and staff
Three shorts by outsiders (a Malay Chinese in Taiwan, a Taiwanese in America, and a Burmese Chinese in Taiwan) peer with active eyes into lives and settings unseen.
In This Program
Jenyu Wang / USA / 2014 / experimental / 3 minsCurtains anticipate a show and waver suspensefully between reality and performance.
Midi Z / Myanmar, Taiwan / 2014 / experimental, musical / 15 minsAn immigrant worker roams dreamily through the streets of Taipei in Midi Z's fervent short, filled with dance and the spirit of the other-worldly.
Tsai Ming-liang / Masters / China, Hong Kong, Japan, Taiwan / 2015 / experimental / 35 minsTsai Ming-liang’s walker drifts from the Tokyo streets into the lush quiet of a bath house. No one truly sleeps alone under Tsai’s somnambulistic spells.