Two Taiwan films hold first international screenings at Canada festival

Two Taiwan films were screened overseas for the first time at the Toronto International Film Festival running Sept. 7-17, according to Taipei Economic and Cultural Office, Toronto. Director Huang H...

Preview screening of 'The Receptionist' held at Spot Huashan Cinema

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A special preview screening of the independent film "The Receptionist" was held Thursday in Taipei, one day before its official Taiwan premier today (June 23). An ...

Film 'The Receptionist' to premier across Taiwan June 23

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- London-based Taiwanese director Jenny Lu's (盧謹明) debut feature film "The Receptionist" will officially premier Friday, June 23 in 11 theaters in six cities across...

Film 'The Receptionist' to screen in Kaohsiung today

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- An early screening of London-based Taiwanese director Jenny Lu's (盧謹明) debut feature film "The Receptionist" (接線員) will take place today in Kaohsiung, before the ...

Two Taiwanese films make NYT's '25 Best Films of the 21st Century'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Two Taiwanese-made films have made it to the New York Times' list of "The 25 Best Films of the 21st Century So Far," including Edward Yang's (楊德昌) "Yi Yi...

On the set of indie kung fu film 'Sweet and Sour' in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Rolling... and ACTION! Arms flail and feet fly in a frenzied blur, punctuated by the smacking sound of flesh when the blows reach their designed mark, followed by the grunting ...

Tips for learning and studying at Chinese-language universities

Living and studying abroad, experiencing a new culture, developing lifelong friendships and relationships, learning a new language, all while obtaining a degree in one's chosen field sounds like an ex...

Winners of 35th National Cultural Award announced

Taipei, Jan. 4 (CNA) Film director Lee Hsing , architecture professor Lee Chien-lang and writer Chung Chao-cheng are the winners of the 35th National Cultural Award, the Ministry of Culture announce...