Incidentally came across a talk event by Giddens Ko 九把刀 at Popular Bookfest at Suntec Singapore on 14 December 2013.
A little of his past work from books to movies was introduced. The movie, You Are the Apple of My Eye, made him more well-known than he already is with his books in Taiwan. This talk focuses on his latest project, a documentary titled “Twelve Nights” 十二夜 which touched me.
This is a documentary on dogs’ life in one of a shelter home in Taiwan. The dogs’ life has a 12 days limit from the day they were captured to the day they are euthanised if no one were to adopt them. This is how the documentary title comes about. I am looking forward to watch it.
Here’s a preview…