Two Taiwan movies in new talent event
Masatoshi Nagase gives a masterful performance as a baseball coach in this lengthy but big-hearted 1930s sports saga.
Big budget, baseball-themed, period drama "Kano" took US$2.1 million in its opening weekend at the Taiwan box office.
Two of Taiwan's biggest film titles for 2014 will make their market debuts in Busan next week, having been picked up by new sales company Ablaze Image.
Taiwan cinema is booming, reaping the benefits of closer cooperation with mainland China as well as government funding and a surge of creativity inspired by the success of pics from the self-ruled…
HONG KONG -- Singapore will merge its two premier media exhibitions this year, when Screen Singapore will be co-located with the Asia Television Forum and run from Dec. 5 to 7.
HONG KONG -- On the eve of this year's Hong Kong Filmart, which kicks off on Monday and runs through March 22, Michael Werner's Hong Kong and Amsterdam-based Fortissimo Films announced it had…
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."
Taiwan's entry for the foreign-language Oscar, "Warriors of the Rainbow: Seediq Bale," has received more nominations than any other movie in the biggest Chinese-language kudofest, the Golden Horse…
Diversity of Chinese-language offerings signals move beyond chop-socky action and police thrillers
Much has changed for Taiwanese director Wei Te-sheng in the leap from low-budget hit laffer "Cape No. 7" to "Warriors of the Rainbow: Seediq Bale," his country's first big-budget epic, which screened…