Trailer for The Taiwan Oyster.

After the tragic death of a newly arrived Ex-pat, ESL kindergarten teachers Simon and Darin steal the corpse in order to perform the final rites for the fallen stranger. Their quest for the perfect burial spot becomes a quixotic odyssey along Taiwan’s picturesque East Coast Highway, where they encounter welcoming families, violent gangsters, personal demons, and Nikita, their traveling companion. The duty, transport, and dementia caused by frequent substance abuse, ignites an internalization in all three characters as they define their personal feelings concerning mortality, purpose, burial rites and the concept of legacy.

Film Info

2 min 30 sec Duration
  • Posted: September 19, 2012
  • Director: Mark Jarrett
  • Writer: Mark Jarrett
  • Studio: Independent
  • Release: October 1, 2012
  • Cast: Billy Harvey, Jeff Palmiotti, Leonora Moore

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