Cinema

  • About Us
  • Brief History of Taiwan Cinema
  • Taiwan Cinema Toolkit (TCT), as part of the Taiwan Cultural Toolkit project, was launched by the Ministry of Culture and is organized by Taiwan Film Institute. The aim of TCT is to offer the world easy access to the best of Taiwanese cinema. To realize this, we provide selected films, relevant introductions and critiques as well as other promotional materials on our website, and each year we compi...(Read more)

  • A Brief History of Taiwan CinemaTaiwanese film productions date back to the Japanese colonial period and have been closely linked to the societal developments of each era. Today, with its diverse heritage, freedom and rich creativity, contemporary Taiwanese society continues to wield significant influence in the domain of Chinese-language films.From the Japanese colonial period to the lifting of m...(Read more)

Themes
Youth
Youth

Taiwan is a young country, and the main audience of its cinema is similarly young. Taiwanese cinema ...

The City
The City

A sharp-edged binary opposition between urban cities and rural areas was usually on display in early...

Cultural Conflict
Cultural Conflict

Taiwan is a country with a diverse culture and all-embracing humanity that are a particular focus of...

Gender
Gender

Since martial law was lifted in Taiwan in the late 1980s, social movements have boomed, and feminist...

Literature
Literature

Since its birth, cinema has been intertwined with literature. While it rivals literature for artisti...

History
History

A maritime island, Taiwan is home to a variety of climates, geographies, and creatures. Its history ...

Society
Society

Industrialization, urbanization, and capitalism have brought with them not only modern advanced soci...

Indigenous Peoples
Indigenous Peoples

Other than the traditional cultures of the aboriginal tribes of Taiwan, the most long-standing stere...

The Environment
The Environment

Subtropical Taiwan is a young Pacific island with a diverse geography and rich ecological regions th...

Baúl del Cine Taiwanés Colección española
Baúl del Cine Taiwanés Colección española

La edición española del Baúl del Cine Taiwanés nace con el objetivo de p...