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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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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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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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