Interview: Chen Shiang-Chyi, Star of Exit
Sep10

Interview: Chen Shiang-Chyi, Star of Exit

Interview & feature by Eva Moravetz Tired and jet-lagged as she might be, recovering after a long flight, Chen Shiang Chyi, star of Taiwanese hit Exit, is sparky and talkative.  I’d heard that Chen could be quite taciturn but instead she’s friendly, courteous and eager to answer my questions.  She’s wearing a casual beige jacket and her hair is tied back; she insists no photograph is taken but despite being exhausted, her...

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Exit (12A) | Close-Up Film Review
Apr23

Exit (12A) | Close-Up Film Review

Dir. Chienn Hsiang, Taiwan, 2014, 94 mins, in Mandarin with English subtitles Cast: Chen Shiang-Chyi, Tung Ming-Hsiang, Pai Ming-Hua What happens when the female body starts to succumb to the first signs of ageing? And, constrained by social conventions, the youthful soul tries to scream out for freedom? It can only result in pain and frustration – as we find out watching the heroine of Taiwanese director Chienn Hsiang’s first...

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