Listen Before You Sing movie review: Taiwanese musical drama champions its indigenous people and their way of life

//Listen Before You Sing movie review: Taiwanese musical drama champions its indigenous people and their way of life

Listen Before You Sing movie review: Taiwanese musical drama champions its indigenous people and their way of life

3/5 starsThe latest in a wave of Taiwanese films championing the island’s indigenous population and their way of life, Listen Before You Sing follows in the footsteps of box office hits such as Cape No. 7, wartime epic Warriors of the Rainbow: Seediq Bale, and baseball drama Kano.The last of these was directed by indigenous actor Umin Boya (also known as Ma Chih-hsiang), who here plays a physical education teacher turned reluctant choirmaster.In this touching family drama directed by Yang Chih…

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