A Taiwanese supernatural horror drama “Detention” (Chinese: 返校; Pinyin: Fǎn xiào) was developed in collaboration with Public Television Service for Netflix. Which is based on a video game of the same name developed by Red Candle Games.
It is expected to be released on December 5, 2020. Like the game, this series will take place in the White Terror era. The authoritarian period in Taiwan that lasted from 1947 to 1987.
Detention: The series is produced by Shih-Ken Lin and Yi-Lin Lin, while directors I-Hsuan Su, Shiang-An Chuang, and I-Ling Lin are in charge of different episodes.
The genre of the series comprises Horror, Supernatural, and Thriller. Whereas 60 minutes is the run time of the series.
The Plotline of “Detention”
The Series is based on a martial law set in that period game known in Taiwan as white terror. The Series “Detention” links the suffocating political situations under martial law. And political legends about local gods, revealing a Labyrinth of unspoken oppression. The series opened at Greenwood High School in the 1990s. Transfer disciple Yunxiang Liu (Lingwei Lee) enters a restricted area on the school grounds, where he meets the spirit of Ruixin Fang (Ning Han). Fang reveals the hidden history of the school for the past 30 years. This also Includes how a group of students and teachers were victimized. While fighting for freedom during a period of censorship.
Let’s have a look over the major Casts of the series:
• Ling-Wei Lee as Yunxiang Liu
• Ning Han as Ruixin Fang
• Guang-Zi Huan
• Yao-Chun Yao
• David Chao
Release Date of “Detention”
The eight-episode series “Detention” is scheduled to be released on December 5, 2020, at 9 p.m. (National Standard Time). New episodes appear every Saturday. The series is in addition to Netflix’s original Chinese collection.
Is There A Trailer for The Series “Detention”?
In December, Netflix has released the trailer for Detention: The Series.
The premiere of the 2019 live film Detention was directed by John Hsu with Gingle Wang, Tseng Chin-Hua, and Cecilia Choi. The film won 56 Golden Horse Awards for Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Visual Effects, Best Art Direction, and Best Original Film, and Best New Director for Hsu. Detention: This series was created in collaboration with Taiwan Public Television. This is the newest addition to Netflix’s original Chinese Language collection.