Submissions for the 2017 edition of L'Étrange Festival are open until June 15 23:59 for films and shorts.
The tenants downstairs
Lou xia de fang ke -
2016 - Color - 98 mn - Original version with French subtitles - Taiwan - Fantasy
Directed by : Adam Tsuei. Produced by : Amazing Film Studio. Screenplay by : Giddens Ko. Photography : Jimmy Yu. Music by : Chris Hou, Ivan Linn, Adam Tsuei. With : Simon Yam, Kang-sheng Lee, Kaiser Chuang
European premiere - International competition - Presentation reserved to audience above 16.
A landlord is looking for tenant for an apartment he recently inherited. He chooses a few desperate people. But the landlord has set up surveillance cameras in the apartment, and spies on the intimacy of his tenants…
Before this first feature, Adam Tsuei was the Head of Sony Music Entertainment. He then worked as a producer with You are the apple of my eye. His unusual career is just like this adaptation of the best-selling novel by Giddens Ko, who also worked on the script. With the great Simon Yam (A bullet in the head, SPL, Ip Man) as well as Lee Kang-sheng, a frequent collaborator of Tsai Ming-liang.