On Sunday, August 7, young director Zaynê Akyol became the 9th winner of the unique Doc Alliance Selection Award that is awarded since 2008 by the international Doc Alliance platform. The Kurdish director based in Canada received the award during an award ceremony at Locarno IFF. Along with the award, the filmmaker also received financial support of 5.000 euro for her future film.
2010 / Taiwan / 4 min
Film unavailable :-(
Sorry, this film is no longer available.
In this animated poetry, a traveler is inspired by the flying fish of Orchid Island. Orchid Island is home to the rich and unique culture of the Yami aborigines. Until these days Yami people still maintain their traditional culture and lifestyle. They believe Flying Fish from long time ago as their spirit. Therefore, they respect flying fish and their tradition culture. The traveler documents and experiences their love from aboriginal culture.
|Dir. of Photography|
|Music||Russ Howard III|
|Tags||animated, Asia, ethnographic film, landscape, nature, rituals|
Libangbang is added to DocAllianceFilms.com, a selective platform for online distribution of documentary and experimental films.