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Directed by Lee Yong Chao
Taiwan, Myanmar, 2018
Short, Drama


A young gold miner is drifting on a big river somewhere in Myanmar in an old boat. Having left home some time ago, he keeps sending letters to his lover Lily, but to no avail. He does not even realize that his boat is sinking as he dreams of finding a goldmine.

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Gold Directed by Lee Yong Chao

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  • Aaken's rating of the film Gold

    A short film that could be a companion piece to Lee Yong Chao"a beautiful documentary 'Blood Amber'. 'Gold' depicts the solitary life of a young man whose search for gold - and a promise of a better future, takes him far away from his girlfriend, perhaps to the point of losing her. Simple and effective use of the river as a silent and implacable character that slowly replaces his love...

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