(Excerpts from Press Release)
Bay Area audiences will get a chance to see Warrior of the Rainbow: Seediq Bale when the film opens at the AMC Metreon 16 (101 Fourth Street, San Francisco) and AMC Cupertino Square 16 (10123 N Wolfe Road, Cupertino) on April 27 During the Friday evening opening in San Francisco, director Wei Te-sheng 魏德聖 will also be on hand to answer questions from the audience about his movie.
Warriors of the Rainbow: Seediq Bale – the most talked about movie in Taiwan – will make its Bay Area debut on Friday, April 27. The movie is a true story about the Seediq tribe’s struggle against Japanese colonial rule in the twentieth century. “The completion of the movie Warriors of the Rainbow: Seediq Bale is a combination of idealism and courage… I hope you all can understand by watching it the pride and the touching story of this ethnic group,” said the film’s director Wei Te-sheng. Wei will be present for its San Francisco opening at the AMC Metreon 16 (101 Fourth St. San Francisco) on April 27.