Your Name Engraved Herein has earned five Golden Horse Award nominations, is the highest grossing LGBTQ+ film in Taiwan’s history, and now, it’s available for all of us on Netflix.
The film follows two teen boys, Jia-han and Birdy as they fall in love in the 1980s just after Taiwan lifted its martial law. As the nation transitions from strict authoritarianism to become the most LGBTQ+ friendly country in Asia, the two boys grow and have their love tested.
“I hope viewers can relate to LGBTQ community’s feeling of genuine affection and heartaches that are just as susceptible as everyone else” director Patrick Liu, said of the film. “I look forward to sparking more discussion sacross Asia. It is my hope to erase discriminations and heal the world with more love and acceptance.”
The film is gorgeously shot by Liu, adding majesty and grandeur to a simple love story and features unforgettable performances by Tseng Jing-Hua and Edward Chen.
Check out the trailer below and watch the film on Netflix now!