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The Taiwan Oyster

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The Taiwan Oyster

Mark Jarrett
2013, 107m, adventure, comedy, drama

After the tragic death of a newly arrived American, ESL teachers Simon (Billy Harvey) and Darin 'the Barbarian' (Jeff Palmiotti) 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 East Coast Highway, where they encounter welcoming families, personal demons, and Nikita (Leonora Lim), their saving grace and traveling companion.

Part comedy, part dark rumination on existence and place, The Taiwan Oyster invites viewers into the seldom seen world of expats in the Republic of China.

Produced by: Mark Jarrett, Mitchell Jarrett, Paul Knaus
Cast: Billy Harvey, Jeff Palmiotti, Leo Lim
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The 3-week run for The Taiwan Oyster ended on Apr 25th, 2016. Thank you to all the fans that supported it!
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