Taiwan's Golden Horse Awards 'open' despite China boycott

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Award-winning film director Ang Lee (李安) said Saturday (Nov. 23) the Golden Horse Awards welcomes all Chinese-language films despite Beijing’s boycott at this years&...

No Chinese movies nominated for Golden Horses, but 12 nods for Taiwan hit 'Detention'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Following a boycott by China, no Chinese movies were present on the list of nominations for the Golden Horse Awards announced Tuesday (October 1), but the current Taiwanes...

Taipei Golden Horse Film Festival to release lineup

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taipei Golden Horse Film Festival has released its latest lineup of films to be screened. The Taipei Golden Horse Film Festival has announced its film lineup, which...

Hong Kong director resigns from jury for Taiwan's Golden Horse Awards after China boycott

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Hong Kong film director Johnnie To (杜琪峯) has resigned as the jury president of the 56th Golden Horse Awards after a boycott by Beijing led to the withdrawal of Chinese and...

Hong Kong film companies to boycott Taipei Golden Horse Awards

TAIPEI (CNA) -- In the wake of an announcement earlier this week that China will boycott this year's Taipei Golden Horse Film Festival, several Hong Kong film companies have followed suit and with...

Where are they now? Key players in O.J. Simpson murder trial

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The June 12, 1994, killings of Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ronald Goldman brought the "Trial of the Century" that saw O.J. Simpson acquitted of the murders. From Johnnie to ...

'Soul Mate' leads Hong Kong Film Awards nominees with 12

HONG KONG (AP) — Romance drama "Soul Mate" has charmed the Hong Kong Film Awards. The coming-of-age tale of two girls falling for the same boy received 12 nominations, with Zhou Dong...

Painterly 'The Assassin' tops winners at Asian Film Awards

MACAU (AP) -- Hou Hsiao-hsien's painterly martial arts masterpiece "The Assassin" claimed eight wins at the Asian Film Awards, including best film and best director.The cinematic historical drama was ...