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The Spotlight Taiwan Program ushers in the Taiwan Film Week at London University’s School of Oriental and African Studies 文化光點計畫於倫敦大學亞非學院辦理 臺灣電影周展出五部臺灣電影作品

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Friday, March 14, 2014, In : TW Film 
With the Chinese New Year well under way, Taiwan’s Ministry of Culture has teamed up with London University’s School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) to showcase a much anticipated film week that fulfills a central role in the “Understanding Taiwan through Film and Documentary Screening” project.

Three of the films due to be screened, namely The Affair of Three Cities: The Game (台北京之比賽), The Chai-wan Matchup (我們)and Face to Face (正面迎擊), are documentaries b...

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Screening of Film: “Tongues of Heaven” with Q&A with Director Anita Chang

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Saturday, January 18, 2014, In : TW Film 


Anita Chang
Date: 24 January 2014Time: 7:00 PM
Finishes: 24 January 2014Time: 10:00 PM
Venue: Brunei GalleryRoom: B102
Type of Event: Film
Series: Taiwan Film Screenings (Understanding Taiwan Through Film and Documentaries)
Director’s Biography
Anita Wen-Shin Chang is an independent filmmaker, educator and writer. Chang has taught documentary film and media studies in the San Francisco Bay Area, AAVAS in Kathmandu Nepal, the Motion Picture Department at National Taiwan University of Arts, and the ...

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Screening of Film: “62 Years and 6,500 Miles Between” with Q&A with Director Anita Chang

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Saturday, January 18, 2014, In : TW Film 


Anita Chang
Date: 23 January 2014Time: 7:00 PM
Finishes: 23 January 2014Time: 10:00 PM
Venue: Russell Square: College BuildingsRoom: DLT
Type of Event: Film
Series: Taiwan Film Screenings (Understanding Taiwan Through Film and Documentaries)
Director’s Biography


Anita Wen-Shin Chang is an independent filmmaker, educator and writer. Chang has taught documentary film and media studies in the San Francisco Bay Area, AAVAS in Kathmandu Nepal, the Motion Picture Department at National Taiwan University...

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Taiwan Film (A Time in Quchi) in 57th BFI London Film Festival 2013

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Sunday, October 13, 2013, In : TW Film 



A Time in Quchi

Shu Jia Zuo Ye

Divorcing parents send their two kids to stay with Grandpa in a rural village for the summer in Chang Tso-Chi’s emotive film full of life lessons.

Date:
15th Oct and 18th Oct 2013

Booking Ticket:
BFI Southbank, NFT3 Oct 15, 2013  8:45 PM  Buy
BFI Southbank, NFT2 Oct 18, 2013  6:00 PM  Buy 

Location:
BFI Southbank
Belvedere Rd, South Bank, London SE1 8XT

Director-Screenwriter Chang Tso-Chi
With Liang-yu Yang, Yun-loong Kuan, Hui-ming, Wen, Zi-yan Jin, Han Tung
Taiwan 2013
in...

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Lazy Habits - Fades (Official Music Video) filmed in Taiwan

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Thursday, June 20, 2013, In : TW Film 



8 piece London Hip-Hop collective, Lazy Habits single 'Bulletin' out now. This lead track is taken from their forthcoming eponymous album due out 26th November 2012.

Like its name sake, 'Bulletin' grabs your attention from the start with frenetic brass and up-beat drums accompanying MC Lazy's vocals taking centre stage. The song builds to panoramic proportions with cinematic strings working through the gaps lifting the live hip-hop beat. Rolling through, understated, beneath the boisterous ext...
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倫敦視像藝術節 吳汰紝放異彩

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Friday, May 31, 2013, In : TW Film 

第三屆「華語視像藝術節」正在倫敦舉行,台灣紀錄片導演吳汰紝獲邀參展,4部精選作品在英國首映,受到觀眾好評,並獲得歐洲其它影展與藝術節邀約,成功推動文化外交。

  吳汰紝是今年「華語視像藝術節」(Chinese Visual Festival)唯一受邀的台灣導演,共播出「尋情歷險記」、「快不快樂四人行」、「再會吧1999」及「日落大夢」等紀錄片。

  吳汰紝接受中央社記者訪...

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金僑獎 徵求華人光點故事

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Friday, March 22, 2013, In : TW Film 




自2009年起連續4屆舉辦的僑委會「華人金僑獎」短片徵選活動,1日開始起跑,僑委會副委員長任弘廣邀全球華人共同參與,讓世界一起看到各地的華人光點故事。 任副委員長表示,今年的金僑獎特別擴大與新北市政府新聞局合作,以「華人光點在全球」為主題,自5月1日到7月10日徵求4到6分鐘的影片,並在10月6號舉辦頒獎典禮。任副委員長希望透過今年的金僑獎讓全世界及台...
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愛爾蘭「少年派的奇幻漂流」(Life of Pi)免費電影欣賞會

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Wednesday, March 13, 2013, In : TW Film 



我國導演李安執導的電影「少年派的奇幻漂流」(Life of Pi)頃在第85屆奧斯卡頒獎典禮上大放異彩,一舉囊括「最佳導演」、「最佳攝影」、「最佳視覺效果」及「最佳原創配樂」等4座金像獎大獎,李安導演更在致謝詞時提及台灣並感謝台灣的協助。為讓僑胞朋友們感受影片的精湛效果及感人的深度,本處將於3月23日下午在Dun Laoghaire的IMC戲院舉辦「少年派的奇幻漂流」免費...
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THE PAN-ASIA FILM FESTIVAL 2013 6-17 MARCH, LONDON

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Friday, February 22, 2013, In : TW Film 


Now in its fifth year, the Asia House 2013 Pan-Asia Film Festival includes 12 films, with UK 
premieres of brand new work by star directors like the legendary ‘Beat’ Takeshi Kitano
(Zatoichi, Brother), Pen-Ek Ratanaruang (Last Life in the Universe) and Takashi Shimizu
(The Grudge), as well as a very special preview of controversial blockbuster The Reluctant 
Fundamentalist (starring Riz Ahmed and Kate Hudson). 
London venues include the  ICA, the Genesis, the Rio Cinema,  Ciné Lumière, Cinew...

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Taiwanese Film Screening: Seven Days in Heaven

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Thursday, February 14, 2013, In : TW Film 

 

A dark and poetic comedy, Seven Days in Heaven centers on one woman’s experience of the death and funeral of her father. Mei, resolutely urban, makes her way back to her rural—and sometimes backward—hometown, where she and her brother endure a series of arcane and elaborate funeral rites. Their frustrations are frequently punctuated by genuine feelings of loss. Co-directors Wang Yu-lin and Essay Liu (who also wrote the screenplay) deliver a film that assumes a lighthearted approach to ...


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Two Taiwanese films to be shown at Pan-Asia Film Festival

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Sunday, February 10, 2013, In : TW Film 


Two Taiwanese movies will be shown in the United Kingdom next month at the Pan-Asia Film Festival, a major cultural showcase for Asian cinema, according to the organizers.


"GF*BF," directed by Taiwanese Yang Ya-che, will be screened on the opening day of the festival in London on March 6, according to the London-based Asia House.


The movie is a story of love and friendship among three young people who joined the 1980s student movement in Taiwan.

 




The other film, a Taiwan-Myanmar production title...


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Taiwan Film 「10+10」@London Film Festival 2012

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Saturday, September 29, 2012, In : TW Film 



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  • Director Hou Hsiao-Hsien and 19 others
  • Producer Wen Tien-Hsiang
  • Screenwriter Hou Hsiao-Hsien and many others
  • With Shu Qi, Kuei Lun-Mei, Lin Ching-Tai
  • Taiwan 2011
  • 114 mins
  • Sales Huayi Brothers International

Portmanteau movies popped up right across East Asia this year, and this Taiwanese anthology is one of the best. Twenty of the island’s top directors contribute five-minute vignettes on the uniqueness of their homeland. They rise to the ...


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第五屆青年壯遊家大募集 - 國外打工度假影片徵選活動

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Wednesday, September 26, 2012, In : TW Film 

 
打工度假影片徵選活動簡章下載(PDF) 
 
◎ 主辦單位:行政院青年輔導委員會
◎ 前言:
廣受 18-30 歲國際青年所喜愛的青年壯遊家大募集活動又開始
囉!這一次青年壯遊家大募集活動特別增加打工度假影片徵選,
歡迎國際青年背包客拼創意、來打工度假與壯遊,深度體驗認識
台灣!Let’s be friends!
◎ 活動主軸:
1. 參與資格:
國籍為英國、德國、加拿大、紐西蘭、澳洲、日...

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Taiwan Cinefest London (4th Edition) The UK's Taiwanese Film Festival

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Monday, May 28, 2012, In : TW Film 


The Taiwan Cinefest is a cultural initiative dedicated to improving access and understanding of Taiwanese cinema through annual festivals and screening events held in major European cities.

 Staged annually in London since 2009, the Taiwan Cinefest festival platform has been expanded to Paris and from October 2012, to the United States with editions planned for Los Angeles and New York. Each year the festival curates up to seven recent feature length films across genres from new to more establ...
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I LOVE TAIWAN

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Thursday, April 26, 2012, In : TW Film 
Hey guys! Wow, this is getting crazy. It is taking a long time to add everyone into the group that has requested. This means you have to wait to add pictures. I've set up a page you can also use. Please go there and add your photos! 

 Watch this YouTube video and everything will be explained.

  

Grab a camera, go take a picture.

Then, upload it to this Facebook group.

Then, tell us 3 things.

1. The location your picture was taken.
2. Why do you love Taiwan?
3. What do you think Taiwan could improve o...
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2nd Edinburgh Taiwan Film Festival 2012

Posted by Taiwan Festival on Thursday, April 26, 2012, In : TW Film 

2nd Edinburgh Taiwan Film Festival 2012

The Edinburgh Taiwan Film Festival will return on campus in University of Edinburgh on April 28th and 29th. The festival aims to showcase new and upcoming non-mainstream Taiwanese Films to local Edinburgh audience, to facilitate culture exchange between Taiwan and Scotland, showing films to local audience.


On April 28th we are showing films to introduce films about minorities in Taiwan, screening feature films, including “Everlasting Moments”, “The ...


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Warriors of the Rainbow: Seediq Bale - Sàidékè balái

Posted by on Wednesday, April 18, 2012, In : TW Film 

 
SEEDIQ BALE tells the extraordinary true story of the resistance of the aboriginal Seediq tribes to Japanese colonisation of Taiwan. After the Seediq are conquered by the Japanese army, clan chief Mouna Rudo secretly unites the tribes and organises 300 warriors to stage a coup during the annual Sports Day celebrations. They conspire to massacre the Japanese officials. Using their knowledge of the forest and with desperate courage they wage a guerilla style war against their oppressors, until...

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