The creator picks up the film | "After watching a movie, I get a huge soothing", actor Wen Yuling

Wen Yuling, Scorpio, O-type, track and field team, harmonica.

At the beginning of the 2018 Taipei Film Festival, Polysh invited several creators who love to watch movies in the fields of writing, music and performing arts to talk about their "movie love" and share how they "watch movies."

In the "Last Poetry", Li Xiaoping, who faces the struggle and helplessness of the contemporary youth, and dials his own self-disciplinary desires and emotions in the predicament; is in the "Blood Goddess of Mercy", with a girl's heart, a smile, a friend, but a love Perseverance to the almost simple Lin Biao; is the "Miracle's Daughter", full of sense of justice, has something to say, but does not consciously oppress Chen Yuxi who hurts dear people. The scene appeared in different frames, Wen Yuling's outlines in various movies and dramas were always clear; I don't know why, those unforgettable and impressive characters always have a tragic color. Known as a new generation of genius actors, she is unquestionable to perform her talents; however, thinking about the tragic color in the role, how to present the contradictions in three dimensions, but never to treat it in a flat and single way with the word "talent" .

Interview with Yu Ling is like a brainstorming and challenging. Within an hour, I kept talking about the understanding and moving of the "film" media. She almost did her best to "consciously" go to the movies. As a result, it became clear that in addition to her talents, another part of the performance of the performance of the role, but also from her dedication, repeated from image thinking to their own creation, a serious collision spark; spark never burned Do, branded as the soul and flesh of the figure in the screen. At the age of 25, facing the world's curiosity with this age, the eagerness to eagerly casts on the face of the film – whether as an audience or as a performer. This time we talked to her about everything she wanted to share about the movie, and this year's Taipei Film Festival, there are several works she is looking forward to.

温貞菱,天蠍座,O型,田徑隊,口琴社。

Watching movies is an inspiration and nutrient, and it is a comfort to life. I remember that the director once said a word: "The film is a light in the dark. I have always been impressed by the meaning of it. It's like having a nightmare in the morning, or having a lot of unhappiness in life, but after watching a movie or watching a lot of movies intensively, you get a huge relief.

温貞菱,天蠍座,O型,田徑隊,口琴社。

Wen Yuling, Scorpio, O-type, track and field team, harmonica.

Watching movies is an inspiration and nutrient, and it is a comfort to life. I remember that the director once said a word: "The film is a light in the dark. I have always been impressed by the meaning of it. It's like having a nightmare in the morning, or having a lot of unhappiness in life, but after watching a movie or watching a lot of movies intensively, you get a huge relief.

Wen Yuling, Scorpio, O-type, track and field team, harmonica.

温貞菱,天蠍座,O型,田徑隊,口琴社。
Wen Yuling, Scorpio, O-type, track and field team, harmonica.

Watching movies is an inspiration and nutrient, and it is a comfort to life. I remember that the director once said a word: "The film is a light in the dark. I have always been impressed by the meaning of it. It's like having a nightmare in the morning, or having a lot of unhappiness in life, but after watching a movie or watching a lot of movies intensively, you get a huge relief.

"Inspire from the movies, learn the feelings, get comforted, and then trigger thinking and self-discipline."

Rather than starting with a question and answer from a typical interview, Yan Ling thinks about the role of the filmmaker as a medium for the performance of the film, and uses the coordinates of the film in her life. "Remember that in the Netflix album "The Madden Women's Prison", there is a paragraph about "Life" that is very well described: people think that they live in such a world, get used to their homes,I am used to eating, getting used to friends, family and pets around me. All these habits are actually a kind of non-stop "repetition".In the repetition of such a cycle, she consciously challenged the "accustomed to", "As an actor and a creator, I feel that many things must constantly try to "restart". Just like in life, I am still in the same place, or just staying in Taiwan; I want to go to the new destination from where I was. Because there are still many things in this world, I still don't understand, and there are more experiences waiting for me to try."

I know that the creation of nutrients comes from the accumulation of different stimuli in life. When the desire to change and try to drive myself, for Yan Ling, the face of "watching movies" is not a casual activity. "Look at the movies," You must remind your heart to feel or accept, "not just the vision, but the immersion of the senses in the frame."From music, art, photography to plots, etc., try to get inspiration and learning from different movies.In the process of learning, Yan Ling laughed and said that it was like seeing himself through "a young person who understands himself."A process of understanding oneself from a different perspective. For example, when you start to discover a movie that you don't like in some places, it may be a moral feeling or a way of presenting the work. It may be reversed and negative. For example, the director is telling about feminism, but you deeply feel that women are constantly being insulted in that film – and this is how they look at things. Think and understand yourself, why don't you like it, and how do you feel from? 』——In fact, it is a process of dialectical and understanding of oneself."

In addition to a better understanding of myself, it is equally important for Yuling to put the multi-angle viewing back into the influence of the film on its own performance. Many unpleasant characters, even without good-hearted plot arrangements, sometimes blame the director for personal lack or deviation. "We should practice reading a movie in many ways. For my own sake, the public My impression is that I love life.But what if I play a role in animal cruelty? Behind this unpleasant and even malicious plot, "Because everyone feels shameful, terrible, and controversial, they dare not say or do it, but maybe it is what happened. If there is no such role or plot." Presentation, is it that the representative is not seen, and people are fortunate enough to think that it does not exist?” By interpreting similar roles or participating in similar works, to speak for specific topics and raise discussion concerns, another meaning is gentle. "I think it's "find redemption"! Whether it's a reconciliation with a certain part, or a process of forgiving oneself."

This profound understanding comes from the role of the ambassador of the Taipei Film Festival last year. Yu Ling and his friends watched the classic reproduction unit, director Michael Haneke's "Big People". "Because my friends have different opinions and I don't like this movie, I am even angry when I read it, but my point of view is not the same entry point.She recalled that perhaps it was because there was no merciful cold lens and plot, which made people feel cold and ruthless, and even emphasized "evil". It was both aggressive and provocative to the audience. "But I believe, Michael Haneke." Such a love of movies, his interpretation of human nature, actually believes that there is "goodness" in the world. But his way of watching "goodness" is to use "evil" to compare. If we do not discuss the darkness of human nature, it seems that there is no The way to tell the bright side of human nature."

"Happy People", Michael Haneke.

This profound understanding comes from the role of the ambassador of the Taipei Film Festival last year. Yu Ling and his friends watched the classic reproduction unit, director Michael Haneke's "Big People". "Because my friends have different opinions and I don't like this movie, I am even angry when I read it, but my point of view is not the same entry point.She recalled that perhaps it was because there was no merciful cold lens and plot, which made people feel cold and ruthless, and even emphasized "evil". It was both aggressive and provocative to the audience. "But I believe, Michael Haneke." Such a love of movies, his interpretation of human nature, actually believes that there is "goodness" in the world. But his way of watching "goodness" is to use "evil" to compare. If we do not discuss the darkness of human nature, it seems that there is no The way to tell the bright side of human nature."

For this reason, "watching movies by yourself" is very important to Yan Ling. "When the masses are quick to be interested in one thing and then quickly feel it, they don't really understand themselves! I don't know what direction I am heading or what I really support. However, if I watch the process, I will not talk about myself. I will find that I tend to be certain subjects or feelings, which means that such things will stimulate myself." With a firm and even strong tone, she smiled and replied. Therefore, at this year's Taipei Film Festival, Yu Ling has watched many works alone, throwing himself into and enjoying it without any interference, and then depositing, digesting and thinking, and even this conversation. Even if it is sharp, it is full of opinions and strength.

The moment of falling in love with the movie,Eternal Variations

The habit of finding inspiration among various creative media began when Yu Ling was a child. "When I was a child, I liked comics and movies, evenI like to go to the comic shop to work. At that time, I thought I could first watch new comics and movie DVDs, and later found out that employees could not borrow new movies (laughs). "fromAt that time, she accumulated a lot of knowledge about the film. And when it comes to the moment when I really fell in love with the movie, "Probably the "European Variations" I saw when I was 16 years old, that film has been around for a while, and I like the director Lars von Trier because of this work."

"It's hard to explain how it feels to me. In fact, the whole tone is very dark, and it is presented in the form of a stage play. When the story begins to come up in the middle and late stages, I clearly feel the feeling of "pain"." Yan Ling recalled, " Even if I feel "pain" deeply,The "Eye of the Night" has opened my curiosity about the film, and I began to think that "watching movies" is very interesting. So that time I became a fanatic moviegoer."

Continued the habit of watching movies intensively, the film is much more interesting, and always encounters works that collide with other creative media, such as films adapted from novels, which also triggers the repetitive dialectic and reflection of Yu Ling in the image and plot. "Like the recent burning of love,"The inspiration comes from Haruki Murakami's "Burning Barn" in "Firefly", but basically movies and books are two different things. Later, I went to see the short story of Haruki Murakami, as if I kept accumulating, reviewing, and understanding.Talking about the spark of literature and film, Yu Ling is talking about it. Because of his study of Russian, he has spent a lot of effort on Russian film and literature.

Film and literature have such appeal to me. I will fully believe in the world that the creator has made, and from a life of immutability, find a driving force that will keep me moving forward.

"Russian famous great writer Gogol, the work has always been very magical and realistic.Like the story of getting up the nose the next day, running away from home, running on the road, etc., writing something full of imagination is difficult if you want to use logic to infer. However, I went to Russia for ten months and found that Russians are more concerned about reality and do not believe in things about imagination. But even so, even if they don't really believe what he wrote, they still admire Gogol's work. Reflected in their film works, there are also many Russian creators who continue to shoot imaginative works.And these worlds beyond imagination - whether in the frame or between pages, "I actually believe in these worlds and I feel that these worlds have a certain meaning."

2018 works expected by the Taipei Film Festival

"Mountain Pepper Doctor" | Mizoguchi Kenji | 2018 Taipei Film Festival "Classic Reappearance". Pingzheng was demoted in violation of the court's order to relieve the victims. His wife Yumu took his son, Wang and his daughter, Anshou, but was deceived by the traffickers. The brothers and sisters were sold to the home of the doctor and separated from his mother. For the slaves for ten years, suffered from torture, and occasionally learned that the mother is alive, the brothers and sisters plan to flee. Mizoguchi Kenji, one of the three famous Japanese figures, adapted the short story of Wenhao Senou, and even won the Silver Lion Award at the Venice Film Festival twice.

The first is "Shujiao Dafu" and "The Last Emperor." At the Taipei Film Festival, I must watch the "classical reproduction" of digital restoration works every year, because a movie will be regarded as a classic in that era, and basically "classic" will not change because of time. So almost every year, the number of fixes, I can see how much I can see, after all, the chances of seeing the works again may not be fixed.

"The Last Emperor" | Bernardo Bertolucci | 2018 Taipei Film Festival "Classic Reappearance". In 1902, the only three-year-old Pu Yi was enthroned, and the fate of the last emperor of China began. From the Qing Dynasty to the country, the early warlords to the Cultural Revolution, Bertolucci used the accurate and full image narrative to interpret Pu Yi’s life and Chinese history to achieve the epic legend of the Forbidden City. The soundtrack master Sakamoto Ryuichi also won the Oscar for best original music.

"Mountain Pepper Doctor" | Mizoguchi Kenji | 2018 Taipei Film Festival "Classic Reappearance". Pingzheng was demoted in violation of the court's order to relieve the victims. His wife Yumu took his son, Wang and his daughter, Anshou, but was deceived by the traffickers. The brothers and sisters were sold to the home of the doctor and separated from his mother. For the slaves for ten years, suffered from torture, and occasionally learned that the mother is alive, the brothers and sisters plan to flee. Mizoguchi Kenji, one of the three famous Japanese figures, adapted the short story of Wenhao Senou, and even won the Silver Lion Award at the Venice Film Festival twice.

The first is "Shujiao Dafu" and "The Last Emperor." At the Taipei Film Festival, I must watch the "classical reproduction" of digital restoration works every year, because a movie will be regarded as a classic in that era, and basically "classic" will not change because of time. So almost every year, the number of fixes, I can see how much I can see, after all, the chances of seeing the works again may not be fixed.

"The Last Emperor" | Bernardo Bertolucci | 2018 Taipei Film Festival "Classic Reappearance". In 1902, the only three-year-old Pu Yi was enthroned, and the fate of the last emperor of China began. From the Qing Dynasty to the country, the early warlords to the Cultural Revolution, Bertolucci used the accurate and full image narrative to interpret Pu Yi’s life and Chinese history to achieve the epic legend of the Forbidden City. The soundtrack master Sakamoto Ryuichi also won the Oscar for best original music.

The second is "Super Child". The film's film type is very special. If you read it, you can feel that it may be a very dark and will make you look at a work that is not very comfortable. But the singular thoughts he wants to tell are very different from the works of the general narrative, in which it seems to have shaped what I mentioned before, "the world of faithful beliefs."

"Children Super" | Bertrand Mandico|2018 Taipei Film Festival "The Light of the Future". Five trousers teenagers, after the carnival banquet sexual assault female teacher failed, committed murder, was sentenced to exile and punish the island. The flower buddha boy followed a cruel captain and went through hardships to reach the island of exotic flowers and fruits. When the hermaphrodite doctors appeared, their lives changed. The black and white poetic images contain colorful and wild, just like Martin and Bunuel, together to transform a transgender fairy tale that challenges the gender frontier.

The second is "Super Child". The film's film type is very special. If you read it, you can feel that it may be a very dark and will make you look at a work that is not very comfortable. But the singular thoughts he wants to tell are very different from the works of the general narrative, in which it seems to have shaped what I mentioned before, "the world of faithful beliefs."

"Children Super" | Bertrand Mandico|2018 Taipei Film Festival "The Light of the Future". Five trousers teenagers, after the carnival banquet sexual assault female teacher failed, committed murder, was sentenced to exile and punish the island. The flower buddha boy followed a cruel captain and went through hardships to reach the island of exotic flowers and fruits. When the hermaphrodite doctors appeared, their lives changed. The black and white poetic images contain colorful and wild, just like Martin and Bunuel, together to transform a transgender fairy tale that challenges the gender frontier.

The third is "beautiful things, broken world." I just finished watching this film, I heard that there will be a chance to add. The part of this work that is powerful, or courageous, is to tell the story in a difficult way. Also because I saw this film, I really feel that the creator of Italy is very powerful. I remembered that I also watched some short films by Italian directors last year, and I was very impressed with those works. "Beautiful things, broken world" uses many changes in voice to tell that the loneliness of human beings is actually very consistent; and this generation is more alienated from each other because of the development of science and technology. Really a very, very beautiful piece.

"Beautiful things, broken world" | Giorgio Ferrero, Federico Biasin|2018 Taipei Film Festival "International New Director" shortlisted. In Texas, the oil wells are running day and night, working alone, and benefiting millions of people. At sea, countless containers are filled with ships, and one person manages to send life needs to the world. The reduction in manpower brought about by industrialization has made these men, like monks, swayed between machinery and dust, small and lonely, but they are the first-line drivers for daily needs. In this fetish generation of overeating, the resources that are easy to obtain raise the appetite of the world, excessive consumption and waste go hand in hand, and noise is stuffed with every inch. People have long stopped listening to their hearts, let alone questioning their conscience. The new directors, Giorgio Ferrero and Federico Kobeya, show amazing observation and imagination, turning the industry into a beautiful picture, sharp impact into a harmonious melody, and will give up the helplessness and sigh of escape. March for a strong rhythm of life.

The third is "beautiful things, broken world." I just finished watching this film, I heard that there will be a chance to add. The part of this work that is powerful, or courageous, is to tell the story in a difficult way. Also because I saw this film, I really feel that the creator of Italy is very powerful. I remembered that I also watched some short films by Italian directors last year, and I was very impressed with those works. "Beautiful things, broken world" uses many changes in voice to tell that the loneliness of human beings is actually very consistent; and this generation is more alienated from each other because of the development of science and technology. Really a very, very beautiful piece.

"Beautiful things, broken world" | Giorgio Ferrero, Federico Biasin|2018 Taipei Film Festival "International New Director" shortlisted. In Texas, the oil wells are running day and night, working alone, and benefiting millions of people. At sea, countless containers are filled with ships, and one person manages to send life needs to the world. The reduction in manpower brought about by industrialization has made these men, like monks, swayed between machinery and dust, small and lonely, but they are the first-line drivers for daily needs. In this fetish generation of overeating, the resources that are easy to obtain raise the appetite of the world, excessive consumption and waste go hand in hand, and noise is stuffed with every inch. People have long stopped listening to their hearts, let alone questioning their conscience. The new directors, Giorgio Ferrero and Federico Kobeya, show amazing observation and imagination, turning the industry into a beautiful picture, sharp impact into a harmonious melody, and will give up the helplessness and sigh of escape. March for a strong rhythm of life.

I know that movies are the art created by all of us. Therefore, the filmmakers that Yu Ling pays attention to are mostly behind the scenes and the audiences are hard to reach. "Like Lu Yiyuan's screenwriter, Xu Yuting, I will pay attention to their works; they have their own self. Great requirements, so when new works come out, I will definitely go see." And the director is "Fan Baode"Xiao Yaquan and Yang Yazhen of "Blood Goddess of Mercy" (ReviewInterview with Yang Yazhen's "Blood Goddess of Mercy"), "I have just cooperated in the near future. In the two films, I learned a lot from the two directors."

Of course, as a performer, Yan Ling also has an actor who she admires. "I like Xie Yingxi. Her performance is very comfortable. The actors and friends who know her side are always full of smiles and also mention her performances. Let them be very relaxed and full of performances during the performance." In addition, she also specifically mentioned the work of "Chen Guanyin" film photographer Chen Keqin, "He will change the way photography is based on the emotions of the actors. It is a photographer I like very much. Just a few days ago, I also took an advertisement with him. When I encountered such a job opportunity, when he told me about the idea of ​​photography and some knowledge of editing, I often eavesdrop on it (laugh)."

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