20 Taiwan documentary films tour Thailand

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Twenty Taiwanese documentaries are being screened in Bangkok until Sunday (Nov. 3), as part of the Taiwan Documentary Film Festival, which opened on Wednesday (Oct. 30). ...

Taiwan Biennial Film Festival kicks off in LA Oct. 18

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan Biennial Film Festival 2019 featuring 12 Taiwanese films will be held at select theaters in Los Angeles from Oct. 18 to 28. Taiwan's Ministry of Culture ...

Five acclaimed Taiwanese films to be aired in New York

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A New York television channel will broadcast widely-acclaimed Taiwanese films every weekend next month starting Oct. 5. City University of New York’s CUNY TV will...

New York Asian Film Festival features Taiwan action and comedy films

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)— The New York Asian Film Festival (NYAFF) is presenting four Taiwan comedy and action movies from June 28 to July 14. The annual NYAFF is the New York Asian Film Foundati...

Taiwan’s gay film streaming service GagaOOLala makes foray into India

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – GagaOOLala, the first Taiwan-based LGBT film streaming platform in Asia, announced plans to establish a presence in India this month, following its launch of services in H...

Taipei Film Festival reveals nominees for 'International Talent Competition'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Ahead of the upcoming 21st Taipei Film Festival, organizers on Friday (May 17) announced the selection of films to be screened as part of the festival’s first ever &...

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...

Polish Office in Taipei hosts film festival to share Poland's culture with Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Polish government has been hosting film festivals across the world to celebrate 100 years of the country’s independence, which Poles celebrated on Nov. 11, 2018,...

Taiwanese film director Niu's 'stupid man' comment over rape charge reminds netizens of Jackie Chan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- When being released on NT$1.5 million (US$48,500) bail after being charged with sexually assaulting a female staff member on his movie set, Taiwanese film director Doze Niu (鈕承...

Taiwanese film director Doze Niu being investigated for rape

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- There was mass media chaos this morning as Taiwanese film director Doze Niu (鈕承澤) arrived at a police station in Taipei to respond to allegations that he had raped one of his f...

China reportedly bans film companies from Golden Horse Awards

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The real-life drama continues with the Golden Horse Awards ceremony following news that China may have issued a ban on Chinese companies participating in the event in the wake ...

Taiwanese movies take the spotlight at Nantes later this month

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The 40th edition of the Three Continents Film Festival (Festival des 3 Continents) kicks off in Nantes, France on Nov. 20 and features a number of Taiwanese movies. Tai...

Largest showcase of Taiwanese films outside of Asia features two virtual reality movies in San Diego

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The annual Taiwanese film event, Taiwan Film Showcase, is scheduled to present as part of the San Diego Asian Film Festival from Nov. 9 to 11. The San Diego Asian Film...

Japanese remake of classic romance film ‘You Are the Apple of My Eye’ debuts in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Japanese remake of iconic Taiwanese teenage romance movie "You Are the Apple of My Eye" is now in theaters across Taiwan with high anticipation from fans. To...

Taiwanese films win big in Hong Kong Chinese documentary festival

Taiwanese documentaries claimed both the first and second places in the features and shorts categories of the 11th Chinese Documentary Festival in Hong Kong. "Father (紅盒子)," directed by Y...