亞洲視野競賽

Asian Vision Competition

The portrayal of the lives in the neighbouring countries caught in a still moment, eternally etched in nations’ memories and remembered by those who travel away from home. With our eyes, ears and...

International Competition

As far as the imagery can reach, internal fires shall ever be burning and never go out. All kinds of repression, exile, or loss represents one's search for ultimate freedom and the history of...

台灣競賽

Taiwan Competition

Selected from the 198 entries, the 15 selected titles tackle a broad range of issues through a cinematic language resonating in the present. Telling the stories of an island encrypted in countless...

Contemporary Scenes

A selection of films captures the past and the present of our turbulent world, and observes their interconnection with the innermost of our mindscapes, in order to see the world as it really is.

記錄X記憶:檔案變形記

Malleable Docu/Memory: Archival/Found Footage and More

Once recorded and documented, pieces of memory are sealed in reels, cassettes, photographs, papers and digital files– safeguarded by various forms of carriers. Nevertheless, a process of fading and...

Filmmaker in Focus: William KENTRIDGE

William KENTRIDGE was born in 1955 in Johannesburg, South Africa. Versatile and prolific, with creative works spanning drawing, film, sculpture and theatre, he is regarded as one of the most...

焦點專題|必須虛構:後國族菲律賓紀錄片的多樣真實

Focus Programme|Necessary Fictions: Negotiating Realities in Post-national Philippine Documentaries

Given the complexity of the history of the Philippines, when Philippines documentaries rooted in realism are bridged with the idea of 'necessary fiction', nuanced meanings can be observed in such...

Taiwan Spectrum|Triviality that Speaks Volumes: Personal Cinema of Female Directors Since the 1990s

Documentary theorist Michael RENOV once reflected upon the importance of the feminist movement in creating new forms of documentary that investigate the subjectivity and identity of the filmmaker....

Reel Taiwan: A Selected Series of The Portrait of Hundred Occupations (1986-1991)

Before the Public Television Service was established in Taiwan, the television programs produced by the Broadcasting Development Foundation were entrusted with the mission of public education. From...