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Homesick Eyes

Wang xiang

Directed by Hsu Hsiao-ming
Taiwan, 1997


As a great number of foreign laborers and new immigrants have flowed into Taiwan, they lead a pervading phenomenon with both economic and social impacts. As for themselves, living aboard and easily being exploited by the employers bring a state of depression and isolation.

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Homesick Eyes Directed by Hsu Hsiao-ming

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

1998 | Winner: Forum of New Cinema

Golden Horse Film Festival

1997 | Winner: Best Documentary

Hawaii International Film Festival

1997 | Winner: Documentary Feature

Yamagata International Documentary Film Festival

1997 | Winner: FIPRESCI Prize

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