<Writing the Time Lag> 20 mins teaser
Writing the Time Lag 時差書寫
Film, 110 mins, work in progress.
(The full version will be published on August 2018, please write a message in quest of the 50 mins script video. )
♔ The 50 mins video script version has been shown in Cepo' Art Center and Gene Siskel Theater.
Lee Tzu Tung’s artworks focus on the politics of art, and how art and artists could serve or be transformed in politics. The film is a conclusion of her three-year political experience in both Taiwan and America. The director taking herself as an object in experiment, joined Taiwan’s legislation procedures, election campaigns, organized indigenous movements, gender movements and a bilingual press. Under the cover of a political activist, she tries to observe the reason of political fever, and furthered her reflection on modernization and its effect on people’s life.
This ethnographical yet experimental documentary will cover the topics including the transformation of Taiwan’s national identification, how cross-cultural marriage works in modernity, how indigenous queer fit in their tradition, and reflect on how internationalization in contemporary art effects local creators. This 20 mins version is the first script for her work, the film is expect to finished at the end of July 2018.
**The film is completed by a all female film crew, and all the 50mm shots are directed or operated by the interviewees.