Doctor. 2006. Taiwan. Directed by Mong-Hong Chung
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In 1996, Felix, a Taiwanese-American boy, posts a puzzling notice on the door of his bedroom. Three hours later he commits suicide. Devastated, his father, Dr. Wen, leaves Iowa, his home of twenty years, and moves to Miami, where he meets a young cancer patient who brings a new perspective to his life. Presented in collaboration with Taiwan International Documentary Festival, where it won the Audience Choice Award. In English, Mandarin, Spanish; English subtitles. 92 min.
Screening at MoMA on Saturday, February 16, 2008, 2:00 p.m., (Discussion with Chung)
Trailer courtesy of the Mong-Hong Chung