Iranian helmer Tahmineh Milani's "The Unwanted Woman" found plenty of love at the 51st Asia Pacific Film Festival, winning picture, director and screenplay honors Friday evening.
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Helmer Dan Wiroth's 29-minute fairy tale "Elegant" took top honors at the Golden Horse Film Festival's seventh Intl. Digital Shorts Competition Tuesday, beating 43 shorts to nab a $6,000 purse.
Helmer Peter Chan's lavish Hong Kong musical "Perhaps Love" leads a field of 24 nominees for the 43rd Golden Horse Awards for Chinese-language pics. Kudos will be presented Nov. 25.
Asia-based private-equity fund MBK Partners and Taiwan cable operator China Network Systems are expected to close a $1.6 billion sale later this month to give MBK full control of the island's largest…
"Small & Deep, Love Stories" wooed audiences and jury members on the closing day of the fourth Taiwan Intl. Animation Festival. Director Hsin-ping Pan's whimsical short took top honors in the fest's…
Taiwan helmer Cheng Yu-chieh's intense drama "Do Over" ended up doing it three times in the eighth Taipei Film Festival's Taipei Grand Award competish for local flicks. Nonlinear ensemble piece…
Spurred on by two major foreign acquisitions of local cablers in the last six months, Taiwan's cable industry is going through dynamic change with huge potential for profits if -- and it remains a…
After a year of haggling, Taiwan's new media watchdog the National Communications Commission has set its priorities as reforming the cable TV industry and addressing telco competition.
Local businessman Gou Tai-chiang is poised to buy a majority stake in Taiwan's oldest and largest film studio, the temporarily shuttered Central Motion Picture Corporation (CMPC).
Ang Lee, who won an Oscar for "Brokeback Mountain," was Tuesday given a medal by Taiwanese president Chen Shui-bian.
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