5 Lessons in Happiness: Homebound 幸福選擇題五部曲:《孤鳥還鄉》

Format: Short
Sub-Format: Narrative
Genre: Comedy, Family, Lesbian
Production stage: Post-production
Countries of Origin: Taiwan
Countries of Filming: Taiwan
Film languages: Chinese Mandarin
Estimated Production Date:
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Basic info

Logline

After living in Japan for 30 years, Li-Hua Feng returns to Taiwan where she meets a long lost love once again.

Story

Li-Hua Feng, head of a famous Japanese drag show Les Fleurs du Mal Club, has been living in Japan for 30 years. One day, she receives the news that her father has passed away and needs to return to Taiwan. For Li-hua Feng, her return home is not just about saying goodbye to her father and fighting for her father's legacy. After many years of wandering, she needs to re-evaluate the reasons why she left, and finally have the courage to face an unsettled love affair from her past.

More about this project

“5 Lessons in Happiness” focuses on LGBTQ+ issues from 5 different perspectives, including sex, family, bisexuality, transgender and how to raise children. The amazing crew is composed of Taiwanese directors, Zero Chou, Chen Yi-Yu, Hsieh Chih-wen, Adiamond Lee and Huang Ting-Chun (Fox). The films explore how LGBTQ+ people’s search for happiness through comedy. All of the shorts have open-endings and will let the audiences vote for their favorite one.

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Team Members

GOL STUDIOS

GOL Studios advocates for international collaboration: a film can be conceived anywhere, find local and foreign funding and resources in our platform and, then, be distributed to a worldwide audience. This is the idea of community we embrace and promote. GOL Studios is a hub for great ideas and projects but it is the community, its strength and pas MORE

Adiamond Lee
Director
Director of the BL drama series HIStory and Dark Blue And Moonlight.
丁寧
Actor
Stage, TV and film actress. Won the 2018 Golden Horse Award Best Supporting Actress for Cities of Last Things.
楊麗音
Actor
Golden Bell Award winner for Best Leading Actress, worked on well-known stage plays and dramas such as The Personals, The Gathering and We Are Gamily, etc. as well as The Sandwich Man, Zone Pro Site and Dear Ex and other movies.