Enjoy a FREE screening of Taiwanese American director Arvin Chen’s Au Revoir Taipei during the Chicago International Film Festival! Not too long ago, we showcased a Spotlight on Arvin and this entertaining and humorous film:
Wed, June 8, 6:30 pm
Sat, June 11, 2:00 pm
Location: Claudia Cassidy Theatre at Chicago Cultural Center
Address: 77 E Randolph, Chicago, IL
Au Revoir Taipei
Dir. Arvin Chen, 2010, Taiwan
Life in Taipei has become meaningless to lovesick Kai since his girlfriend left for Paris. Brokenhearted, he daydreams of getting to France. Fast. When Brother Bao, a shady neighborhood gangster, offers to help, Kai cannot refuse. Over the course of one extraordinary night, in this caper of a rom-com, Kai finds the excitement and romance he was longing for. 85 minutes. English Subtitles.
Cinema/Chicago, in collaboration with the Chicago Cultural Center and international and cultural partners throughout the city, is pleased to host free public film screenings at the 8th Annual International Screenings Program. Seating is on a first come, first served basis and is limited to theater capacity. Films are unrated, and viewer discretion is advised. Cinema/Chicago, the presenting organization of the Chicago International Film Festival, brings the best in international cinema to Chicago through its year-round programming and events. Its mission is to foster better communication between people of diverse cultures through the art of film and the moving image.