Spider Lilies

  • Director: Zero Chou
  • Category: Feature film
    2007, Taiwan, 94 min

When Jade, a web-cam girl visits Takeko's tattoo studio she becomes entranced with the image of the spider lily and with Takeko as well. In order to get closer to the object of her desire, Jade asks Takeko to give her the same lily tattoo, challenging Takeko's monastic existence and opening up memories which threaten to tear the two women apart.

Awards:

  • 2007 Berlin International Film Festival: Teddy Award Best Feature