Taiwan, Singapore, and Poland jointly produced the film "Ci Xin Qie Gu (刺心切骨)" directed by a Singaporean director Nelicia Low (劉慧伶). The movie production has received subsidies from the Information Bureau, Taichung City Government and is about to start filming. Nelicia mentioned that through the film, the audience will rethink the definition of love.
The chief secretary of the Information Bureau, Taichung City Government - Chen Yu (陳瑜) stated that the film took 5 years to develop, and the preparation period is about 2 years. The team is a rare international creative one in Taiwan in recent years.
She further mentioned that the film integrates a lot of resources. For example, the fencing scene in the film was chosen to be filmed at Taichung Municipal Chang Yi High School (長億高中).
Yu-Ning Tsao & Liu Xiu Fu are male protagonists. (Photo / Retrieved from Facebook: 來去拍台中)
The film has an influential cast. The male protagonists are Yu-Ning Tsao (曹佑寧), who won the Best Supporting Actor Award at the Taipei Film Festival and the Newest Actor Award at the 51st Golden Horse Awards, and Liu Xiu Fu (劉修甫), a new-generation actor. The content of the film combines fencing, family and horror elements which created buzz a lot.