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A family story of a very special kind. The mother earns a living as a spirit guide for the deceased at their funerals: she was never at home, always out and about with her girlfriends instead. The daughter now goes to great lengths to attempt to understand her mother. A cosmos opens before us, one which manages to be of universal cultural significance and extremely intimate at the same time. Written by Berlinale Panorama

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A few simple questions spark a series of talks, which reveal some things that we're not sure if we're ready to face.


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14 April 2017 (Taiwan)  »

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