TAIWAN FILMFEST 2023 // 電影//開麥拉//

08/11/2023
2023 Spotlight Taiwan Film Festival in Scotland   Time: 4 Nov 13:00-16:00 Venue: The Burrell Collection, Glasgow *Post-screening Q & A with the film director TSAI Tsung-lung and Dr Isabelle Cockel              《And A Mile To Go Before I Sleep》(九槍) 蔡崇隆 TSAI Tsung-lung|臺灣 Taiwan|2022|DCP |Colour|90min Best Documentary Film at the 59th Golden Hor...
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Before the Deepest Uprising 波濤最深處

10/11/2023
2023 Spotlight Taiwan Lecture    *The lecture is followed by the screening of “Deepest Uprising” (波濤最深處)and a drink reception*   Before the Deepest Uprising Deepest Uprising was Huang Mingchuan’s latest piece of work in the documentary oeuvre. The film production covered many cities and towns of a vast geographical area in South and Southeast Asia. It allowed...
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Challenge and Change: The History of Taiwanese Independent Documentary 轉變與挑戰:臺灣的獨立製作紀錄片

25/10/2022
2022 Spotlight Taiwan Lecture Pin-Chuan Chen: Challenge and Change: The History of Taiwanese Independent Documentary Abstract In 2004, Gift of Life (生命), a Taiwanese independent documentary about the aftermath of a severe earthquake that hit central Taiwan in 1999, was released in cinemas. It broke the Taiwanese film box office record for domestic feature-length films, achie...
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TAIWAN FILMFEST 2022//電影//開麥拉// 電影//開麥拉

27/09/2022
Tickets purchase via Filmhouse website 23 September 2022 Listen Before You Sing 聽見歌再唱 Director: Shine YANG / 2021 / Taiwan / 113 mins An elementary school located on the deep mountain is facing a crisis of being abolished due to population migration. The PE teacher is assigned to form a choir, and to win the national choir contest in order to solve such crisis. With limi...
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TAIWAN FILMFEST 2021 //電影//開麥拉//

12/10/2021
Tickets purchase via Filmhouse website 8 October 2021 My Missing Valentine 消失的情人節 Director CHEN Yu-Hsun / 2020 / Taiwan / 119 mins Hsiao-chi (Patty Lee) always rushes when doing everything; she rushes when singing in a choir and jumps into the swimming pool before anyone else; even when taking a picture, she acts at a quicker pace than the rest. Nevertheless, she is qu...
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TAIWAN FILMFEST 2020 //電影//開麥拉//

13/10/2020
Special Screening Days 日子 17:00 - 19:00, 8th October 2020 (Thursday), Screen 2, Cineworld, Edinburgh Director Tsai Ming-Liang / 2020 / Taiwan / 127 mins   Under the pain of illness and treatment, Kang finds himself living the life of a drifter. He meets Non in a foreign land. They find consolation in each other before parting ways and carrying on with their da...
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Me, the Film Worker 李康生//從影生活

Taiwan Academy Lecture “Me, the Film Worker” This is a live stream event, please register your space via Eventbrite Lecture by Lee Kang-Sheng Lee Kang-sheng has received recognition for his acting, winning the Best Actor Award at the 2002 Cinemanila International Film Festival for What Time Is It There? He was nominated for a Golden Horse Award in 1994 for Viv...
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Hand-crafted Films: In the Age of Film Industrialization 蔡明亮 // 手工電影:在電影工業的時代

Taiwan Academy Lecture Hand-crafted Films: In the Age of Film Industrialization  This is a live stream event, please register your space via Eventbrite Lecture by Director Tsai Ming-Liang Tsai Ming-liang has written and directed ten feature films and has also directed many short films and television films. Tsai is one of the most celebrated "Second New Wave" film ...
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TAIWAN FILMFEST 2019 //電影//開麥拉//

17/09/2019
  13th September 2019 Father to Son 范保德 Director HSIAO Ya-Chuan / 2018 / Taiwan / 115 mins Screening followed by Director's Q&A Van Pao-Te, who is now 60 years old, finds himself suffering from a serious illness, instead of getting treatment, he decides to go to Japan to look for his father who abandoned him 50 years ago with the a...
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Event 2017

29/10/2017
Event Programme 2017 Godspeed (一路順風)              Mong-Hong Chung / Taiwan / 2016 / 1h51min Michael Hui, Na-Dou Lin, Leon Dai   DATE : 22/06/2017 & 24/06/2017 VENUE : Cineworld Fountain Park Edinburgh   The Receptionist (接線員) & Post-screening Q&A with Film Director Jenny Lu  Jenny Lu / Taiwan / 2017 / 102 mins  Teresa Daley...
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TAIWAN CINEMA IN EDINBURGH INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2017 //電影//開麥拉//

27/06/2017
To mark the ‘Taiwan Season’, the project brings an exciting collaboration with the Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF) to showcase the Taiwanese film on 22 & 24 June 2017 for Godspeed and 26 & 27 June 2017 for Receptionist.   22 and 24 June 2017  Godspeed (一路順風)              Mong-Hong Chung / Taiwan / 2016 / 1h51min Michael Hui, Na-Dou Lin, ...
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In Conversation with Film Director Jenny Lu (The Receptionist, 2017) //盧謹明//接線員//

27/06/2017
Post-screening Q&A with Film Director Jenny Lu  Cineworld Fountain Park, Edinburgh TICKETS are available now   The Receptionist (接線員) Jenny Lu / Taiwan / 2017 / 102 mins  Part of the Best of British Strand   Director Bio Jenny Lu has written and directed The Man Who Walked on the Moon (2014), which won Best Fantasy Award in Ams...
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TAIWAN CINEMA IN EDINBURGH INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2015 //電影//開麥拉//

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28/06/2015
To mark the ‘Taiwan Season’, the project brings an exciting collaboration with the Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF) to showcase the Taiwanese film on 24 & 26 June 2015. Paradise in Service (Jun Zhong Le Yuan 軍中樂園) Doze Niu Chen-Zer / Taiwan / 2014 / 133 mins Ethan Juan, Chen Jian Bin, Wan Qian, Chen Yi Han / Fiction / Mandarin, Taiwanese A coming-of-...
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Events 2017

Event Programme 2017 Godspeed (一路順風)              Mong-Hong Chung / Taiwan / 2016 / 1h51min Michael Hui, Na-Dou Lin, Leon Dai   DATE : 22/06/2017 & 24/06/2017 VENUE : Cineworld Fountain Park Edinburgh   The Receptionist (接線員) & Post-screening Q&A with Film Director Jenny Lu  Jenny Lu / Taiwan / 2017 / 102 mins  Teresa Daley...
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TAIWAN FILMFEST 2013-2014

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03/12/2013
7 award winning feature films by emerging Taiwanese filmmakers had been handpicked to share with the audience of Edinburgh, each with a unique theme and telling touching modern stories in Taiwan, connected by the common thread of relationship and family. We hope they give a glimpse into the kaleidoscopic life of Taiwan. We are also honoured to have film directors Jung-Chi Chang...
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