The River

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Films in Competition 3
Main Theater - Michigan Theater Wed, Mar 22, 2017 7:15 PM
Six short films including recent experimental, documentary, and animated works. Features an exploration of childbirth, a love story, an animated watercolor adventure on the beach, a space man meeting a cave man and more
Film Info
Event Type:Films in Competition 3
Asian Focus
Shorts in Competition
Release Year:2016
Production Country:Taiwan
Cast/Crew Info
Director:Ya-Ting Hsu & Geoffrey Hughes


The River is an experimental short documenting the repetitively traumatic nature of pregnancy. Directors Ya-Ting Hsu & Geoffrey Hughes explores childbirth and the physical and emotional toll that childbirth took on her personally.