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“Can’t Quit You” is an autobiographical short film about Zico, a hair stylist based in Hsinchu, Taiwan. It’s the story of his first love, a relationship with a man called Yin that blossomed when Zico began his career as a hairstyling assistant in Hsinchu.
The couple dreamed of a life together, symbolized by an identical tattoo that would become the emblem of their bond. But just when everything starts to seem perfect, Yin steps into the world of drug addiction, turning their relationship upside down…
Producer: Claudia Hsu
Director of Photography: Amos Wang
Production Sound Mixer: Wang Tsan-Hsien
Cast: Zico, Li Chen Wen