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Taiwan multimedia project releases album addressing Pacific island environmental issues

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The multimedia project Small Island Big Song on Thursday (Dec. 30) released a new 12-track album titled "Our Island," which incorporates ocean sounds and address...

Taiwan-France coproduced film 'Pour la France' begins shooting in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — French director Rachid Hami’s second feature film “Pour la France,” featuring Taiwanese actress Vivian Sung (宋芸樺), held its production commencement cerem...

Taiwan emphasizes diversity at Frankfurt Book Fair

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan emphasized diversity and tradition with a stand designed in the shape of a traditional pharmacy cupboard at the Frankfurt Book Fair, reports said Tuesday (Oct. 19)....

Taiwanese Indigenous musician premieres new music video

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan Digital Diplomacy Association on Wednesday (Sept. 29) co-organized a music video premiere with Small Island Big Song for the new single “Pinagsanga”...

Taiwanese artist becomes first non-European winner of Raymond Leblanc Prize

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese comic artist Wu Shih-hung (吳識鴻) has won this year’s Belgian Raymond Leblanc Prize, becoming the first Taiwanese and non-European to receive the award, the ...

Four Taiwanese shows nominated at international TV series festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Several Taiwanese TV dramas have been nominated at the Series Mania festival in France. International TV series festival Series Mania will take place in the northern F...

Taiwan VR film wins best story at Cannes

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese artist Huang Hsin-chien (黃心健) won big at the Cannes Film Festival-associated Marché du Film with his VR production "Samsara." A multimedia ar...

Taiwanese films to compete at Cannes Film Festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Four Taiwanese productions have made it to the nomination list of the upcoming Cannes Film Festival in various categories. For the VeeR Future Award competition, two Ta...

Democracy activist brought to life for Taiwanese Cultural Association's centenary

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese democracy pioneer Chiang Wei-shui (蔣渭水) has been brought to life through video capture technology as part of the Taiwanese Cultural Association's (TCA) 100th...

Taiwanese singer Abao releases new album

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Having won the Golden Melody Awards (GMA) in 2020, indigenous Taiwanese singer Abao (Aljenljeng Tjaluvie) of the Paiwan tribe launched her own record company, Nanguaq. ...

VR film by Taiwanese artist wins SXSW film award

The virtual reality film "Samsara Ep. 1" by Taiwanese artist Huang Hsin-chien (黃心健) has been named as winner of the virtual cinema competition in the 2021 South by Southwest (SXSW) Film Fest...

Taiwan's 1st professional medical film studio opens

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's first professional medical film studio began operations Tuesday (March 2) in Shenkeng District, New Taipei City. The Taiwan Creative Content Agency (TAICCA...

Taiwanese films to compete for Oscar nominations

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan Creative Content Agency (TAICCA) on Wednesday (Jan. 28) launched promotional campaigns for three Taiwanese films that will compete for Oscars nominations. Th...

Taiwan vice president expresses confidence in local creative industry

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Vice President Lai Ching-te (賴清德) on Wednesday (Nov. 18) attended the opening ceremony of the inaugural Taiwan Creative Content Fest (TCCF) and encouraged Taiwanese creato...

Cannes Film Festival features 80 Taiwanese films

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Eighty Taiwanese films are expected to screen at 2020 Cannes. The festival will be held online due to the pandemic and will start next Monday (June 22-26). Taiwan Creat...