2020 Program: Live on the Scene: Taiwan’s Martial Law History

2020 Program: Live on the Scene: Taiwan’s Martial Law History

The year was 1945, and the Kuomintang had just taken control of Taiwan from Japan. Two years later, an investigation into contraband cigarettes outsid... (Read more)

Films
Dangerous Youth
Dangerous Youth

Khue-Guan, a deliveryman living in a cheap apartment, dreams of making it big one day. He happens upon a teenage runaway, Tsing-Bi, and entices her to... (Read more)

The Bride Who Has Returned from Hell
The Bride Who Has Returned from Hell

BEI Sui-Mi becomes the new tutor for the WANG family in a bid to secretly investigate the death of Mrs. WANG, her sister. She makes an effort to mend ... (Read more)

Typhoon
Typhoon

KAO Ta-Hao, a fugitive going into hiding, meets teenage runaway Hsiao-Shan at a train station. To cover for each other, they disguise themselves as a ... (Read more)

Letter #69
Letter #69

Buried in the Liuzhangli cemetery are 201 victims executed during the White Terror. One of them is SHI Shui-Huan. In the 1950s, SHI was imprisoned for... (Read more)

The Best Secret Agent (aka Secret Agent Heaven No. 1)
The Best Secret Agent (aka Secret Agent Heaven No. 1)

During the Sino-Japanese War, Tsui-Ying flees with her father from the Japanese occupation. She meets a young man, Ling-Yun, and falls in love. Yet Ts... (Read more)

Those Days When We Were Young
Those Days When We Were Young

Amidst spectacular scenery of serene lakes and majestic mountains, Old WEI, a tough guy from Shandong, marries A-yue, a young girl from Taiwan. Howeve... (Read more)

Super Citizen Ko
Super Citizen Ko

The film narrates the political history of Taiwan over a period of 50 years, following the imposition of martial law in 1947 and ‘The White Terror.’ S... (Read more)

Taiwan Black Movies
Taiwan Black Movies

This incisive documentary brings back to life a Taiwanese film genre that was given up for dead. In the early 1980s, a time of strict censorship and p... (Read more)

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