The Great Buddha+

Taiwan | 2017 | 104 minutes | Hsin-yao Huang

July 1, 2018

A night security guard of a Buddha statue factory and his friend, a recyclables collector, become entangled in a web of dark secrets after stumbling upon videos that document the promiscuous meetings of the factory's wealthy owner.



Sunday, July 1, 2018

Pickle, a night security guard of a Buddha statue factory and his friend Belly Button spends a lot of time together having late night snacks and watching television. One day when the television is broken, their lives are changed forever. At first, they watch the footages recorded on their boss's dash cam for fun, and soon they get addicted to peeping into the boss's colorful private life and accidentally discover the boss's unspeakable secret. In 2017, the film was nominated for numerous titles at the 54th Golden Horse Awards, taking home top honors for Best New Director.


  • Original Language Title: 大佛普拉斯
  • Director: Hsin-yao Huang
  • Principal Cast: Cres Chuang, Bamboo Chu-Sheng Chen, Leon Dai, Shao-Huai Chang
  • Country: Taiwan
  • Year: 2017
  • Running Time: 104 minutes
  • Producer: Mong-Hong chung, Ju Feng Yeh
  • Screenplay: Hsin-yao Huang
  • Cinematographers: Mong-Hong Chung
  • Language: Min Nan
  • Has Subtitles: Yes