Scene from the film The Islands
Scene from the film The Islands
Scene from the film The Islands

The Islands

  • Taiwan

An experimental documentary consists of 35mm film photographs of three islands: Inishmore, Staten Island and Tsushima Island. By rearranging and re-filming the photographs and objects, the island is no more a mere geographical expression but a state of mind.


  • Original title
    The Islands
  • Direction
  • DOP
    HSIEH Hsuan-kuang
  • Sound
    LIN Shih-chieh
  • Duration
    10 min (1-15 min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • Taiwan
  • Colour
    • Black & White
  • Awards
    • Best Film, SEFF Binghamton 2016 is powered by Doc Alliance, a creative partnership of 7 key European documentary film festivals. Our aim is to advance the documentary genre, support its diversity and promote quality creative documentary films.

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