I WeirDo movie review: OCD-themed Taiwanese romantic comedy a charming snapshot of the Covid-19 era

//I WeirDo movie review: OCD-themed Taiwanese romantic comedy a charming snapshot of the Covid-19 era

I WeirDo movie review: OCD-themed Taiwanese romantic comedy a charming snapshot of the Covid-19 era

4/5 stars A romantic comedy for the Covid-19 era, I WeirDo is an unconventional love story about two lonely hearts who share an unhealthy aversion to the outside world. Shot on iPhones before the outbreak of the pandemic, Liao Ming-yi’s debut feature displays an uncanny prescience for our evolving attitudes towards public spaces, obsessive cleanliness, and physical intimacy. I WeirDo has been nominated for seven Golden Horse awards, including best actor, best actress, and best new director. The…

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