Come check out Cape No 7 at our weekly movie screening at GoEast Headquarters! Admission is free.
Cape No. 7 (simplified Chinese: 海角七号; pinyin: Hǎijiǎo Qī Hào) is a 2008 Taiwanese romance comedic music-drama film written and directed by Wei Te-Sheng. The film has won 15 awards to date, including 6 at the 2008 Golden Horse Awards. In the 1940s near the end of the Japanese era of Taiwan, an unnamed teacher (Atari) dispatched to the southernmost town of Hengchun falls in love with a local girl with the Japanese name Kojima Tomoko (Liang). After the Surrender of Japan, the teacher is forced to return home as Taiwan was placed under the administrative control of the Republic of China.