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Taiwan’s media industry needs overhaul to maximize soft power

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — “Island Nation” (國際橋牌社) producer Issac Wang (汪怡昕) and veteran photographer and videographer Tobie Openshaw discussed the advantages and disadvantages of Taiwan...

New York film festival to screen 8 Taiwan productions

Eight Taiwan productions, including three feature-length movies, are to be screened at the 42nd Asian American International Film Festival running July 25 to Aug. 3 in New York. The local lineup i...

2019 Urban Nomad Freakout Music Fest kicks off at Taipei's Tiger Mountain

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The 2019 Urban Nomad Freakout Music Fest kicked off today (Saturday, April 13) with a multitude of performances across two music stages and a special circus arena. Hidd...

Urban Nomad Freakout Music Festival returns to Taipei on April 13, 14

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following four successful, consecutive years of otherworldly art and music performances, the fervid fun carnival Urban Nomad Freakout returns to Taipei’s Tiger Mount...

Tiger Mountain Ramble returns to Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Tiger Mountain Ramble, the annual event and local music tradition is back again this weekend for another day of music, food, friends, and fun. A year after the 2017...

Capturing ‘two sides of the coin’ of Freddy Lim’s life in the new film ‘Metal Politics Taiwan’

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — "Metal Politics Taiwan" depicts "two sides of the coin" referring to Freddy Lim, a metal rock star and a politician, both modern and traditional. ...

Upcoming events in Taipei for May 25-31

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – With the sun beaming and the temperature rising, this is the perfect weekend to get out and have fun. This weekend in Taipei, there will be plenty of music events, pool pa...

Taiwan premiers 'Here To Be Heard: The Story of The Slits’ at Urban Nomad Film Fest

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Urban Nomad Film Fest began Thursday with the Taiwan premier screening of"Here To Be Heard: The Story of The Slits." Jennifer Shagawat, the executive pro...

'Metal Politics Taiwan' documentary to screen in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – "Metal Politics Taiwan," a documentary about Taiwanese rock star and Taiwan's legislator Freddy Lim, is going to be screened for two days at the 2018 Urban N...

Upcoming events in Taipei for May 18-23

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The heat has arrived in Taipei and so has another fun weekend of events and activities, May 18 through May 23. Music Japanese superstar Namie Amuro will put on two ...

Taiwan’s Urban Nomad Film Fest to feature 49 new films

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The 2018 Urban Nomad Film Fest will feature 49 films, 37 Taiwanese premieres and 26 screenings as well as a short film competition, panel discussions, interactive films, a...

Taipei’s Samantha Panda Continues to grace the air

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –- Last Sunday at Urban Nomad Opening Freakout, Taiwan News had the chance to catch up with aerialist Samantha Lee (Sam Panda) and talk about performing and her road to reco...

Angelo Moore of Fishbone comes to Taiwan for the first time

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –- After a thrilling performance at Urban Nomad Opening Freakout, I had the pleasure to interview Angelo Moore of Fishbone, where he discussed his inspirations, performing, ...

Urban Nomad continues to push the envelope at Taipei's Tiger Mountain

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –This past weekend, Urban Nomad Opening Freakout exceeded expectations in a celebration of indie music and art. Urban Nomad Opening Freakout was not going to be stopped b...

Upcoming events in Taipei for April 14-21

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – It is midway through April and that means the temperature is rising, and rain is on the horizon. But no matter the weather, there are plenty of events going on around town...