Top 10 Taiwanese Movies

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) -- Few of the creative industries are flourishing more in Taiwan than movie-making. For a relatively small nation, Taiwan is remarkably prolific at churning out big-screen ente...

Taiwan chooses ‘The Great Buddha+’ as its contender for foreign-language Oscar  

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The five Golden Horse award-winning film "The Great Buddha+" has been selected to be a contender at the 91st Academy Awards (Oscars) in the Best Foreign Language...

Barry Jenkins premieres 'Beale Street' to tears and applause

TORONTO (AP) — Of the many who were moved by Barry Jenkins' James Baldwin adaptation "If Beale Street Could Talk," none was more shaken than the actor Brian Tyree Henry. "Get it together, Brian," he t...

‘2018 Trending Taiwan Short Film Competition’ now open for submissions!

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) is inviting talented film-makers of all nationalities to showcase various facets of Taiwan through their individual creative lenses ...

Winners of the 2018 MTV Video Music Awards

Winners of the 2018 MTV Video Music Awards, presented Monday at Radio City Music Hall in New York: Video of the year: Camila Cabello, "Havana" Artist of the year: C...

‘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 new film series asks: Is there a 'female gaze' in movies?

NEW YORK (AP) — An upcoming film series at Lincoln Center asks a provocative question: Is there such a thing as a "female gaze" in movies? The perspective by which women are often se...

Seattle Taiwanese American Film Festival kicks off, spotlighting vibrant cinematic culture

(Taiwan Today) The inaugural Seattle Taiwanese American Film Festival kicks off June 29 in the U.S. state of Washington, spotlighting the nation’s vibrant cinematic culture through a collection ...

Trump shows Kim a video laying out the stakes of summit

SINGAPORE (AP) — President Donald Trump, the former reality television star with a knack for theatrics, tried a dose of Hollywood drama as he sought to sway North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during thei...

Review: The hype is justified for horror hit 'Hereditary'

In Ari Aster's intensely nightmarish feature-film debut "Hereditary," when Annie (Toni Collette), an artist and mother of two teenagers, sneaks out to a grief-support group following the death of her ...

Digital Broadcast and Cinematography Cameras Market - Growth Analysis and Forecast | Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 25, 2018--Market research firm has announced the release of their latest report on the . This new report will provide expert market insights for the forecast period 2018-...

Retrospective of Taiwan’s martial arts films to kick off in Netherlands 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following the retrospective of Cannes award-winning Taiwanese filmmaker Hou Hsiao-hsien (侯孝賢) in 2016, the EYE Film Institute Netherlands in Amsterdam is preparing to...

Taiwanese music video relates the suffering of the country's overworked laborers

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A Taiwan-based recording studio just released a music video on International Labor Day, inspired by the hardship of working long hours with low pay, that Taiwanese wo...

'Amazing China' documentary more fiction than fact

SHANGHAI (AP) — A Chinese company that manufactured Ivanka Trump shoes and has been accused of serious labor abuses is being celebrated in a blockbuster propaganda film for extending China's...

'Amazing China' documentary more fiction than fact

SHANGHAI (AP) — A company that made shoes for Ivanka Trump and stands accused of serious labor violations plays an unexpected role in a blockbuster propaganda film about China's renaissance under Pres...