Kindness Day Spring Cinema


May 11 - June 22, 2024 - Kindness Day Spring Cinema


In spring 2024, Kindness Day Hotel collaborated with the South Taiwan Film Festival, both local to Tainan, to bring visual imagery and diverse themes to the Kindness Day Hotel.
Six films will be screened, followed by post-screening discussions! The aim is to create more encounters and connections between travelers and residents, weaving memories of a city and a journey through film.


Kindness Day Hotel's Selection of Great Films 🎬
🍙 Japanese travel and exotic culture films
👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Heartwarming family documentary films with laughter and tears
🚲 Youthful short films accompanied by the throbbing of youth

The viewing space will be relocated to the roller skating rink on Minsheng Road next to Kindness Day Hotel. Enjoy the outdoor movie nights created by Kindness Day Hotel with family and friends, adding different little vignettes to your journey!



🟡 May 11, Screening at 19:00 
" Zombie film with grandpas & grandmas"
The most absurd and heartwarming family mission! This is a comedy documentary that tells the story of discovering and accompanying dementia. The director seeks to stimulate Grandma's memory through drama, and in a wild idea, mobilizes the community to help Grandma shoot a B-grade movie where King Kong battles zombies.


🟡 May 25, Double Feature Screening at 19:00
" Eating Grapes without Spitting out the Skin"
Ah-zhong wakes up to find himself dead. He watches his wife and children deal with his affairs after his death, and the family chattering away while Ah-zhong incessantly talks beside them. But whether alive or dead, nobody listens to what he says! He can only entrust one person to fulfill his final wish.


" Can You Hear Me ?"
Wei-wei dreams of becoming a voice actor but faces repeated setbacks. She unexpectedly discovers that her deceased father was actually a creditor! For her dream, dignity, and her elderly mother who depends on her, Wei-wei transforms into a tough debt collector.

🟢  June 8, Double Feature Screening at 19:00
" My sister "
Xiao-chun is about to celebrate her eighteenth birthday and leave home for school, her eyes shimmering with anticipation for the future. But on this night, she discovers a secret. The scenery remains the same, as do the people, but all that remains in her eyes is confusion.


" Daddy-To-Be?"
Ah-jun, originally looking forward to leisurely days before enlistment, finds himself in a series of embarrassing situations after his girlfriend Xiao-an's pregnancy test shows two lines. Ah-jun, who lost his father at a young age, feels completely at a loss facing this sudden ‘fatherhood’ role.


🟢 June 22, Screening at 19:00
"Kamome Diner"
Japanese woman Sachie relocates to Helsinki, Finland, and opens a Japanese-style diner. Despite attracting many passersby, no one ever comes in to dine. By chance, she meets Midori and Masako, who join as members of the diner. In the Kamome Diner, an incredible journey unfolds.

🟡 🟢 Kindness Day Spring Cinema 🟡 🟢
Location: Minsheng Road Roller Skating Rink, next to Kindness Day Hotel
Date: May 11, 2024 (Saturday) - June 22, 2024 (Saturday)
Tickets: Available for free at cooperating stores and Kindness Day Hotel counter. Kindness Day Hotel guests will receive tickets upon check-in on the day of their stay.


For more details, please refer to the digital brochure.


Organizer: Kindness Day Hotel
Co-organizer: South Taiwan Film Festival
Co-sponsor: Cultural Affairs Bureau, Tainan City Government
Venue Support: Bureau of Transportation, Tainan City Government