Four Taiwanese productions fly the flag at Far East Film Festival

There were four Taiwan films among the 77 selected from across Asia for the 21st Far East Film Festival (FEFF) in Udine, Italy - an impressive achievement considering the domestic film industry usuall...

Photo of the Day: Hand-painted movie posters in southern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- On Dec. 21, a user of the social media platform Reddit posted a photo of Tainan's venerable old Chin Men Theater (全美戲院) festooned with old-fashioned, hand-painted movie pos...

Photo of the Day: Taipei looking cinematic

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Taiwanese-American photographer captured a scene in Taipei's Ximending area which exemplified the cinematic feel many parts of the gritty, glowing city has. The photog...

Taiwan's animated film "On Happines Road" is submitted for the Oscar nomination list

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) just announced 25 animated features submitted for consideration in the Animated Feature Film category for the 91st Academ...

Taiwan film 'On Happiness Road' shortlisted for Oscar

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwanese film “On Happiness Road” (幸福路上) was shortlisted in the Animated Feature Film category for the 91st Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars. &ldqu...

Taiwanese film ‘Cities of Last Things’ wins top prize at Toronto film festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwanese drama "Cities of Last Things" took home the top "Platinum Program" award from the 2018 Toronto International Film Festival on Sept. 16. &q...

Shih Hsiang-te named best director at Vancouver film festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Shih Hsiang-te (施祥德) won the "Red Maple Leaf Award" for best director for his film, "Will to fly" (用心飛翔) at the at 6th Vancouver Chinese Film Awards on...

‘On Happiness Road’ sweeps 2018 Taipei Film Awards

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – "On Happiness Road," an animated film by Sung Hsin-yin (宋欣穎) was awarded three prizes at the 2018 Taipei Film Festival, including the Grand Prize, Best Animation...

A Summer of Taiwan Film Festivals

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwanese films are making waves internationally this year on both sides of the Pacific, with the Vancouver Taiwan Film Festival gearing up for three days of screening top...

Taiwan films nominated for Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Awards

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)- Two Taiwanese films have been nominated for the 2018 Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival: Omotenashi (盛情款待) and Late Life- The Chien-Ming Wang Story (後勁:王建民). Omotenashi i...