Netflix unveiled its first Chinese language original series titled Bardo. Netflix partnered with IFA Media and Bardo’s writer and director, Sam Quah. The eight-episode series is a jailbreak thriller that mixes elements of Taiwanese aboriginal mysticism with karmic destiny. The story follows Ah Quan, once a good man but has fallen into a world of criminals. After being imprisoned and waiting for his execution, an experience with an inmate gives him the ability to enter alternative timelines.