The Age of Awakening

The Age of Awakening

柯金源KE Chin-yuan
2018
  • Taiwan
109min
Colour
  • DCP
World Premiere G

The Age of Awakening

Synopsis

This film re-examines major environmental movements and events in Taiwan from the 1980s to 2018, including the protest against LCY Chemical Corp in Hsinchu, anti-DuPont movement in Lukang, movement against the expansion of petrochemical industry, anti-nuclear and anti-air pollution protests. It is a compilation of over 30 years of documentary footage and interviews of those who took part in the protests.

 

TIDF Outstanding Contribution Award