MandarinVision is launching sales on A Sun, Taiwanese veteran auteur CHUNG Mong-Hong’s new film since his last critical acclaimed drama Godspeed.
Starring veteran actors CHEN Yi-Wen, Samantha KE and rising star WU Chien-Ho, A Sun is about an ordinary family of four who goes through a series of unexpected events that lead to a change of fate.
CHUNG Mong-Hong’s previous film Godspeed traveled around the world in multiple film festivals, including Toronto, Tokyo, Santa Barbara, Edinburgh, Seattle, Melbourne and Sarajevo. It opened the Taipei Golden Horse Film Festival and received 8 nominations for Golden Horse Awards.
CHUNG has also actively produced films, including Xiao Mei, last year’s Berlinale Panorama selection, and The Great Buddha+, Taiwan’s entry for Oscars’ Best Foreign Language Film, both of which he worked as director of cinematography.
In Hong Kong Filmart, MandarinVision debuted supernatural thriller The 9th Precinct whose first teaser will be revealed in Cannes. Other titles for sale include period drama , starring pop singer Rainie YANG and Jay SHIH, and comedy It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad Show starring O.D. and LIM Min Chen.