In Hui, Dance Forum Taipei brings the composer’s world onto the stage with a multinational team across six different regions of the world. When the east and the west meet, every decision means a process of negotiation and communication among artists from very different backgrounds. What should the dancers wear? How should the stage look like? “Difficult conversations” are usually the best, says the director Josh Armstrong. This video documents parts of this process, a journey spanning over 4 years, which reaches Tan Dun’s music beyond language barriers and cultural boundaries.