'Island' is set as China-Korea-Hong Kong co-venture
A bone-chilling yet strangely moving thriller whose eerie ambiguity will be best suited to festival audiences.
The whole is largely equal to the sum of its parts in "10+10," a collection of 20 five-minute shorts by 10 established helmers and 10 emerging talents on the "uniqueness of Taiwan."
Taiwanese scripter Su Chao-pin ("The Cabbie," "Double Vision") makes a smooth transition to directing with "Better Than Sex," a frenetic comedy that plays fast and loose with local censorship while…
In "Judgment in Flames," a female reporter faces domestic difficulty as well as intense job pressure that involves the pursuit of an elusive arsonist.
A potentially pretentious idea manages to skirt disaster and come up trumps in "Blue Moon," a relationships ensembler set among young Taiwanese urbanites that's made to be shown with the five reels…