Saturday, December 21, 2013
Three Taiwanese films, including one by this year's Golden Horse best director Tsai Ming-liang, are scheduled to be shown at the Panorama program of the annual Berlin International Film Festival.
Friday, December 20, 2013
Taiwanese pop superstar A-mei, an advocate for the legalization of same-sex marriage, will hold a concert in Taipei Sunday to show her support for such unions in Taiwan.1 Comment
Thursday, December 19, 2013
To celebrate the coming of the new year, the Hakka Affairs Council (客家委員會) recently announced a series of Hakka festivities planned for next year.
Wednesday, December 18, 2013
The animated film “The Present” from Taiwan has been nominated for the Sundance Film Festival's animated short film award competition for 2014.
Tuesday, December 17, 2013
Advance ticket sales for an upcoming exhibition that will introduce Taiwanese audiences to masterpieces by the maestro of light, Johannes Vermeer, were launched yesterday.
Friday, December 13, 2013
The National Symphony Orchestra (NSO) is teaming up with world-renowned German conductor Reinhard Goebel to bring a historically informed performance of celebrated classical music to Taipei.
Beginning tomorrow and running until Dec. 22, The Escape Artist (藝甸園娛樂繪畫空間), an art studio where the public may experience the joy of painting, will be holding a charitable auction in conjunction with Yahoo! Kimo for the benefit of disadvantaged children.
Shooting has started in Taipei for Hong Kong director John Woo's (吳宇森) big budget historical drama “The Crossing,” (太平輪) with Taiwanese-Japanese actor Takeshi Kaneshiro (金城武) and a Japanese actress spotted filming in the mountains around Taipei Tuesday.
Thursday, December 12, 2013
The chairman of the Hong Kong-Taiwan Economic and Cultural Co-operation and Promotion Council, Charles Lee (李業廣), yesterday arrived in Taiwan for a two-day visit to promote cultural exchanges between Hong Kong and Taiwan.
Well-known Chinese writer Xu Zhiyuan has ended his relationship with Kao Chin Su-mei, a Taiwanese lawmaker, but the two remain “good friends,” according to a friend of Xu.