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About July

Qiyue tian

Directed by Wei Te-sheng
Taiwan, 1999


When his father commits suicide by throwing himself under a truck due to his enormous gambling debts, the only option the main character in About July has is to work for the mob. Being just 14 years old, the only connection he ever had with this underworld was through the movies…

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About July Directed by Wei Te-sheng

Awards & Festivals

Vancouver International Film Festival

1999 | Winner: Special Citation

1999 | Special Mention: Dragons and Tigers Award