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On Happiness Road 

(幸福路上)
 
Awards:

Film Festivals:
2017 (22nd) Busan International Film Festival – Wide Angle
2017 (54th) Golden Horse Film Festival – Closing Film
2018 (5th) Tokyo Anime Award Festival 
2018 (42nd) Hong Kong International Film Festival
2018 (20th) Udine Far East Film Festival – Official Selection
2018 (25th) Stuttgart Festival of Animated Film
2018 (6th) Singapore Chinese Film Festival
2018 (33rd) Annecy International Animation Film Festival – Official Selection
2018 (17th) New York Asian Film Festival – Official Selection
Nominations:
2018 Taipei Film Festival- Best Animation
2018 Seoul International Animated Film Festival- Feature Official Competition
Awards:
2018 Tokyo Anime Award Festival- Grand Prize
2018 Stuttgart Festival of Animated Film – AniMovie Award
2018 Taipei Film Festival- Grand Prize, Best Animation,  Audience Choice Award

 

 

 
Synopsis:

“On Happiness Road” is a Taiwanese animation that tells the history and changes of the values of the Taiwanese society through the story of a girl. Director Sun Hsin-yin writes this debut film based on the inspiration of her youth experiences. With the budget of USD2 million, this deeply moving animation takes five years in the making. It won the grand prize at the 5th Tokyo Anime Award Festival as well as the AniMovie Award at the 25th Stuttgart Festival of Animated Film in Germany.


Chi pursues her American dream most of her life. When she finally earns her way to her dreamed country, she finds that things do not turn out in the way she expects, and becomes lost. On a trip home for her grandmother's funeral, Chi stumbles into classmates and friends from years gone by, she begins to feel nostalgic about

 


 

 
Voice Cast: Gwei Lun-Mei, Wei Te-Sheng
Director: Sung Hsin-Yin
Duration (min) : 111min(tbc), Th/Ed
Version: Theatrical/Edited
Grade: PG
Genre: Animation
Language: Mandarin mixed with English and Taiwanese
Subtitles: Chinese and English/ English
 

Territory:

Origin:

Year:

 

Worldwide except Taiwan

Taiwan

2018