Wrong Way Trip

Xiao-Fan, a high school student, has been trying to live up to her parents' expectations in her 18-year-old life. Because of the outbreak of COVID-19, the plan of studying abroad which is arranged by her parents has changed. After realizing she never lived her life, she plans to reach the top of Matcha Mountain on her birthday to reclaim control of her life. Despite her parents’ objection, she insists on carrying out the plan. However, she falls asleep on the train to Matcha mountain, which makes her get off at the wrong station accidentally. What will she do to face the fact that her life is destined to go another way?

  • Chia-Li Chou
  • Chia-Li Chou
  • Wei Chen
  • Nian-Te Sun
    Key Cast
  • Kun-Chuan Chen
    Key Cast
  • Michelleyi Chiang
    Key Cast
    "Xiao-Fan’s Mom"
  • Yen-Chang Lee
    Director of Photography
  • Bing-Xi Lin
  • Tiunn Hîng Suī
  • Yuan-Shiang Lin
    Production Designer
  • Yi-Sin Chen
    Costume Designer
  • Man-Ling Hsu
    Costume Designer
  • Chia-Li Chou
  • Meng-Tung Lee
  • Project Title (Original Language):
  • Project Type:
    Feature, Short, Student
  • Genres:
    Drama, Road
  • Runtime:
    21 minutes 59 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    January 20, 2022
  • Production Budget:
    9,625 USD
  • Country of Origin:
  • Country of Filming:
  • Language:
    Chinese, Chinese - Min Nan
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  • First-time Filmmaker:
  • Student Project:
    Yes - National Yang Ming Chiao Tung University
Director Biography - Chia-Li Chou

Chia-Li Chou was raised in Toufen, Miaoli County. As an observer of how a small town becomes a prosperous city, this arouses her desire to present the ever-changing society through film-making. During her four years in National Yang Ming Chiao Tung University, she tried to tell stories through different media including videos, scripts, and animation. With all these experiences, she expects that she can keep on creating more compelling stories in the future.

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