Following the success of the Northern European Film Festival and the Animation Film Festival at SPOT -- the only art house cinema in Taiwan -- another showcase series of non-mainstream films takes place this weekend.
Eyes On the Wind of Taiwan Films (
The two-week event will firstly be hosted by SPOT, and then the Hsinchu Municipal Image Museum (
Eyes On the Wind of Taiwan Films is the third instalment of POP Cinema [after the Northern European Film Festival and the Animation Film Festival] and is an attempt to bring art house films to the people. It is not, however, just a chance for recognized filmmakers to show their works again.
A new documentary, Actors on Acting will open the festival. The film interviews more than 20 Taiwanese actors about their acting careers and performance styles.
Must-see films include Tsai Ming-liang's (
The festival will also showcase Double Vision (
For more program information, go to http://www.twfilm.org or SPOT website http://www.spot.org.tw. Telephone (02) 2511 7786.