Friday, August 29, 2014
“Taipei Factory II,” a three-part film co-produced by Taiwan and Italy, will have its world premiere at the 71st Venice Film Festival Aug. 31.
“Very soon, this whole structure that we all love so much will be gone,” prophesies Danny Huston's wide-grinning movie studio head in Ari Folman's “The Congress.”
Thursday, August 28, 2014
An exhibition of treasures from Taiwan's National Palace Museum (NPM, 國立故宮博物院) in Tokyo on Wednesday welcomed its 300,000th visitor — 12-year-old Japanese girl Rikako Kishi.
The Venice film festival kicks off Wednesday with the arrival of stars by water taxi for an art house dominated line-up rich with tales of war, poetry and the mafia.
Despite her sore feet, Federica Simonetto smiles for a photo by the last signpost on the Way of Saint James — one of a new wave of young pilgrims bringing fresh life to the Medieval trail.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Cult TV drama series “Breaking Bad” and comedy hit “Modern Family” were the big winners Monday at the annual Emmys, which paid moving tribute to late Hollywood icon Robin Williams.
The doors to Taipei's iconic Xing Tian Temple (行天宮) opened as normal at 4 a.m. Tuesday, but gone for the first time was the smoke from burning incense that had filled the halls and corridors of the popular religious site for almost a half century., 1 Comment
South Korean actress Ha Ji-won will kick off her Asia fan meeting tour in Taiwan in October, according to South Korean media.
Japan's all-female idol group HKT48 is set to hold its first concert in Taiwan in December.