Gonella Productions

Gonella Productions

BEDSIDE

BEDSIDE

BEDSIDE from Gonella Productions on Vimeo.

LANGUAGES: Mandarin | SUBTITLES: English

Directed by: Cheih Ju Pai
Running Time: 10:45
Year of production: 2017

SYNOPSIS
The daughter goes to the hospital to take care of her mother at night. However, when the mother
wakes up, she is wondering why her son is not here. During the night, the mother keeps asking
about her son. However, the daughter can't contact her brother. Also, the mother is picky to her job.
Therefore, the daughter gets upset. She leaves her mother in the hospital alone. On her way of
leaving the hospital, she sees an ambulance comes in the hospital. When she turns her back to see
the hospital, she decides to go back to her mother.

PRODUCTION AND DISTRIBUTION
Production Company: Chieh Ju Pai
Film exports/World sales: Gonella Productions

CAST
Daughter 林微⼷ Wei-yi Lin
Mother 陸弈靜 Yi-ching Lu
Nurse 千容 Chian-rong

FULL CREDITS
Director: Chieh-ju Pai
Screenwriter: Chieh-ju Pai
Producer: Si-pu Huang
Assistant Director: Yi-min Chou
Director of Photography: Jia-yuan Wang
Production Designer: Yu-chi Chu
Sound: Yan-xun Wang
Editing: Chieh-ju Pai
Sound Editing: Alex Zajicek
Music Composer: No.


TECHNICAL DETAILS
Genre: Narrative fiction
Sub-genre: Family
Production language: Mandarin
Country of origin: Taiwan
Year of production: 2017
Total running time: 10:45
Production format: 4K, H.264
Color type: Color
Aspect ratio: 1:1.85
Sound format: WAV.

FESTIVAL SELECTIONS
Seeds Film Festival 2017

BIOGRAPHY OF THE DIRECTOR:
Chieh-Ju (J-Ru) Pai, Taiwanese. Obtained her MFA in Film at CCA, California College of the Arts,
in San Francisco, USA. Now, she’s working on the post production of her Thesis project and the
research/development of the documentary episodes project in Bay Area.
Before she attended CCA, she worked in Taiwan a few years. In 2012, she obtained the scholarship
of government sponsorship for overseas study from Ministry of Education. She has produced A War
in the Room which was awarded for the Best Experimental Film of Golden Harvest Awards for
Outstanding Short Films in 2011.