Friday, May 30, 2014
This year's Summer Jazz Party in Taipei will feature top international jazz artists, including U.S. drummer Jimmy Cobb, best-known for his work with Miles Davis, the organizer said.
A music festival to promote this year's Golden Melody Awards, Taiwan's equivalent of the Grammys, will feature concerts by past winners and nominees of the awards, organizers said.
Thursday, May 29, 2014
The Japanese government on Wednesday decorated a Taiwanese writer of Tanka, a genre of classical Japanese poetry, in recognition of his efforts to promote bilateral cultural exchanges, at a ceremony in Taipei.
Monday, May 26, 2014
”Chemotherapy Blues,” a film by Taiwan-based German filmmaker Till DiLumiere, yesterday ended its run at the Cannes Film Festival. The film was one of only four Taiwanese films selected for this year's Short Film Corner at the festival.
Taiwanese metal band ChthoniC will hold a concert at a human rights park in New Taipei May 31 to mark the 25th anniversary of Amnesty International (AI) Taiwan and raise funds for its causes.
Three films co-produced by Taiwan and Italy have finished shooting, the Taipei Film Commission said Wednesday, adding that it aims to hold international premieres of the movies during the upcoming Venice International Film Festival.
Taiwanese musicians have energized audiences in Singapore over the past three days with performances at the Music Matters festival.
Friday, May 23, 2014
Wednesday, May 21, 2014
Bestselling author and film director Giddens Ko (九把刀) has kept his promise of donating all box office earnings from documentary “Twelve Nights” to animal rescue and care groups.
Monday, May 19, 2014
Several Chinese directors, actors and actresses are expected to visit Taiwan later this month for a cross-Taiwan Strait film festival that will be held in Taipei and Kaohsiung, the organizers said Sunday.