The Environment

The Environment

Subtropical Taiwan is a young Pacific island with a diverse geography and rich ecological regions that create an ecological and biological diversity t... (Read more)

Films
The Lost Sea
The Lost Sea

Horseshoe crabs are one of the most ancient creatures on earth, whose life and death are subtly intertwined with Taiwan’s turbulent history. Aft... (Read more)

The Elephant Apartment
The Elephant Apartment

Elephant lives in seclusion. His job as a movie projectionist even allows him to be isolated from people at work. In the outside world, the news repor... (Read more)

The Losers
The Losers

Hsiou-tsai is an amateur actor in Taipei, who chooses to go back to his hometown Meinong and work on the family farm due to his financial burdens. How... (Read more)

The Boar King
The Boar King

Cho loses her husband, Ying, during a massive typhoon that leaves their village in ruins. She also faces the prospect of losing the family business as... (Read more)

Sock’n Roll
Sock’n Roll

Sock'n Roll was a work produced by Business Weekly. LI Dong-lin, nicknamed “Black Dog”, established a sock factory in Shetou Township at t... (Read more)

Taivalu
Taivalu

Tuvalu is expected to be the first victim of the rising sea levels associated with climate change. Formerly known as the Ellice Islands, Tuvalu is a P... (Read more)

Nimbus
Nimbus

Nimbus explores the ecology of the landscape of Kouhu Township and the lives of its people. Kouhu, a small town along the west coast of Taiwan, is a p... (Read more)

Formosa Dream, Disrupted
Formosa Dream, Disrupted

After a devastating earthquake, mudslides forced 20 families to move out of their homes in the Chingshui village of Chungliao township in central Taiw... (Read more)

How Are You, Gongliao?
How Are You, Gongliao?

Designed in the United States and made in Japan, a nuclear power plant is being built in Gongliao, a township at the northeastern tip of Taiwan. The f... (Read more)

For More Sun
For More Sun

Professor Cheng Jung-Ho, left General Electric to teach at National Taiwan University’s Department of Mechanical Engineering. Worried that scien... (Read more)

Beauty Under Fire: The Xiuguluan River
Beauty Under Fire: The Xiuguluan River

This documentary is part of a project of the Public TV program “Our Island.” Its crew covers the four main rivers of Taiwan, exploring the... (Read more)

Song of the Forest
Song of the Forest

A subtropical island with a topography ranging from plains to peaks, Taiwan’s eco- and bio-diversity is known worldwide. Taiwan is a young islan... (Read more)

Bird Without Borders: Black-faced Spoonbills
Bird Without Borders: Black-faced Spoonbills

Endangered black-faced spoonbills migrate north and south seasonally every year, crossing Taiwan, Japan, and the Republic of Korea before reaching an ... (Read more)

Squid Daddy's Delivery Room
Squid Daddy's Delivery Room

From April to September every year, a special species of oval squid, nicknamed Silky Soft, migrates to the northeast coast of Taiwan to spawn. In rece... (Read more)

Fishing Luck
Fishing Luck

On a business trip, a Taipei young girl, Zing, travels to Orchid Island located 90 kilometers off the southeast coast of Taiwan. Her work is to test t... (Read more)

The Man Who Plants Trees
The Man Who Plants Trees

Lu Ming-Shih is a man who vows to plant trees along the Tropic of Cancer. Inspired by Jean Giono’s novel L'homme qui plantait des arbres (The Ma... (Read more)

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