SISTERHOOD

Macao

Official Section

Director: Tracy Choi
Year: 2017
Duration: 97′
Language: Original Version – English
Genre : Drama

Synopsis

In the 1990s, Sei finds herself a job at a massage parlor in Macau and befriends Ling, an older woman who is a single mother. On the eve of Macau’s handover to China, they have a fight which sets them on separate paths: Sei moves to Taiwan to marry a guest house owner while Ling stays in Macau with her infant son. Fifteen years later, Sei, now in her late thirties, learns that Ling has died. She decides to return to Macau to revisit her past in a familiar yet very different Macau.

Director’s Biography

Tracy Choi studied filmmaking in Taiwan’s Shih Hsin University. In 2012, her documentary short, “I’m Here”, won the Jury Award at the Macao Iternational Film and Video Festival.

Festivals and Awards

1st IFFAM | Audience Choice Award


SCREENING

Sunday 11th Nov

16:00h

CINEMES GIRONA