VIFF: The Great Buddha

 A sensational debut feature, this black comedy is a droll, cynical tale about a couple of (hardly) working men who come across some compromising dashcam footage of a corrupt businessman. Funny but pointed, the film slyly undercuts all the sacred cows in modern Taiwan. Winner of 5 Golden Horse Awards and 5 Awards (including the Grand Prize) at the Taipei Film Festival. Convulsively funny, yet uncompromising. In Mandarin with English subtitles

The Great Buddha+

FRI JAN 26 – 2:50PM • MON JAN 29 – 3:45PM
WED JAN 31 – 8:50PM • THU FEB 1 – 7:00PM
Vancouver International Film Festival & Centre, 1181 Seymour St, Vancouver,

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