Rooted

Wu Yi-Wei
防己
2022
Taiwan
29

Rich Mix

23 April

Sunday

5:30pm

During a summer by the sea, Xiao Wu is rescued by Shuo, a lifeguard who mistakenly thought he was drowning. This encounter stirs up long-restrained desires in Xiao Wu’s heart as he finds himself unable to take his eyes off Shou. 

Wu Yi-Wei

Yiwei began as a writer, received his MFA in RTF of Shih Hsin University, and turned to filmmaking as a director. “Rooted” is his first short film.