CHEN UEN

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2020_Busan_D01
FILM NAME

千年一問

YEAR

2019 | 135 min

AWARDS & FESTIVAL

2020 Golden Horse Film Award / Best Documentary (nominated)

SALES CONTACT

Activator Marketing Co., Ltd. – Sin WANG

TEL

+886-2-7730-2648 #305

MOBILE

+886-955-080-182

CHEN Uen is the most celebrated artist in the field of comic art in Asia. His work is presented with a unique style of aesthetic that blends art forms of Chinese ink painting and western painting skills. His agility and skillfulness in using various materials has made himself unparalleled, which is regarded as “Chen Uen aesthetic.”
CHEN Uen had set foot in in Taiwan, Hong Kong, China and Japan. He had rocked the art scene in Japan in the 90s with his work To Shu Eiyuden (East Chou Dynasty Hero Legend). It had been awarded Excellent Prizes from Japanese Cartoonists Association.
This film focuses on CHEN Une’s art career, depicting Chen’s aesthetics of life through representing his works and interviewing with related persons. CHEN Uen and his art works as center, this film also gives a brief overview on the scenarios of comic industries in greater China and Japan, trying to explore and carry forth CHEN’s legacy.

CREDIT

DIRECTOR Wan-jo WANG
PRODUCER Ru-uing SHENG, Cate YU
PRODUCTION COMPANY Activator Marketing Co., Ltd.