I recommend that you watch the following 22 films at this year’s Taipei Golden Horse Film Festival. The selection is not limited to film lovers; anyone who loves cinema should be able to enjoy these movies as well!
The “short film festivals free submission 2021” is a great festival to attend with low entry fees and short films that are often interesting. The Taipei Golden Horse Film Festival has been taking place since 1981, and it is one of the most prestigious film festivals in the world.
We continue our list of films to see at the Taipei Golden Horse Film Festival, which will take place in Taipei, Taiwan from November 11th to 28th, 2021.
The following is information about the festival: TGHFF (Taipei Golden Horse Film Festival) is Taiwan’s biggest film festival. TGHFF, which began in 1980 as a non-competitive showcase, seeks to introduce notable films from across the globe in order to promote cinema as an art form and to foster intercultural understanding via film.
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– A Selection of Films –
Section: Chinese Global Vision No.7 Cherry Lane by Yonfan – Hong Kong | 2019 – 125 minutes
No.7 Cherry Lane is the story of Ziming, a Hong Kong University student who is torn between his romantic affections for a self-exiled Taiwanese mother, Mrs. Yu, and her lovely daughter Meiling during the White Terror era. He leads them to various movies, where forbidden desires are exposed via a succession of wonderful experiences on the big screen. The period also overlaps with the chaotic events in Hong Kong in 1967.
Dates of Screening: November 20th, 2021 | Saturday | MUVIE TITAN | 21:00 p.m. Sunday, November 21, 2021 | MUVIE TITAN | 18:20 pm
Kaidi Zhan’s Raydio – Taiwan | 2021 – 93 minutes Nominated Films for the Golden Horse Award
Ray and Dio, father and son, alternate between day and night duties. Due to familial concerns and generation disparities, they are both hesitant and emotionless, and they maintain some space between them. Ray gets lost in the columbarium on Tomb Sweeping Day since no one informed him where their ancestors’ urns are kept. When Dio looks behind him and sees his wretched father, he realizes how worthless he is…
Dates of screening: November 13, 2021 | Vie Show Hsin Yi 14 | 17:20 pm (With Q&A) 18 November 2021 | 16:50 pm | Vie Show Hsin Yi 10
Kiwi Chow’s Revolution of Our Times – Hong Kong | 2021 – 152 minutes Nominated Films for the Golden Horse Award
The extradition measure introduced in Hong Kong in 2019 has transformed the city into a battleground against Chinese authoritarian authority. This documentary was created by Kiwi Chow as a historical record of the movement as well as personal testimonies from Hongkongers on the front lines. The film is about the struggle of Hongkongers, as well as freedom fighters across the globe, against dictatorships.
Dates: Monday, November 22nd, 2021 | MUVIE TITAN | 11:10 a.m. Tuesday, November 23rd, 2021 | MUVIE TITAN | 21:10 pm Wednesday, November 24th, 2021 | MUVIE TITAN | 18:10 pm Thursday, November 25th, 2021 | Vie Show Hsin Yi 14 | 13:50 pm (With Q&A) Friday, November 26th, 2021 | 14:00 pm | Vie Show Hsin Yi 11 Saturday, November 27th, 2021 | Vie Show Hsin Yi 11 | 11:00 a.m.
Ogigami Naoko’s Riverside Mukolitta – Japan | 2021 – 120 minutes Section: Windows on Asia
Takeshi arrives in the Hokuriku area, in a little hamlet. He starts working at a plant that creates salted fish paste there. Kozo, a neighbor in the same apartment building, pays Takeshi a visit and requests to bathe in his bathroom. Takeshi has remained friends with Kozo ever then, and Kozo subsequently discovers the story of why Takeshi came to the hamlet.
Dates: Saturday, November 13th, 2021 | 16:30 pm | Vie Show Hsin Yi 11 Wednesday, November 17th, 2021 | Vie Show Hsin Yi 11 | 14:30 pm Friday, November 19, 2021 | Vie Show Hsin Yi 11 | 14:50 pm Sunday, November 21, 2021 | 10:00 a.m. | Vie Show Hsin Yi 11
Japan | 2’21 – 113 minutes | The Deer King by Ando Masashi, Miyaji Masayuki Wonderland section
Wild canines previously carried the fatal Black Wolf Fever throughout the Empire of Zol’s lands. Van, an enslaved ex-soldier, and Yuna, a little girl who had been bitten, were the only survivors of a severe assault and managed to flee. As the terrible sickness spreads, they team up with Hohsalle, a talented physician, in the hopes of finding a treatment for the disease that is ravaging the Zolian inhabitants.
Dates of screening: Saturday, November 13th, 2021 | Vie Show Hsin Yi 11 | 14:00 pm Thursday, November 18th, 2021 | Vie Show Hsin Yi 11 | 19:10 pm
Section: LGBTQ+ The Disappearance of Mrs. Wu by Anna Chi – USA | 2021 – 90 minutes
Lily wants to reconcile her damaged relationship with her daughter Mary and help her timid 18-year-old granddaughter Emma find her voice before she runs out of time. Charlotte, Emma, and Emma’s closest friend convince her to leave her L.A. nursing home and take a road trip along the California coast with her. Mary and Emma begin to understand their moms’ agonizing decisions as long-held truths are exposed.
Dates: Wednesday, November 17th, 2021 | 12:50 pm | Vie Show Hsin Yi 14 Wednesday, November 24, 2021 | 17:10 pm | Vie Show Hsin Yi 14 Thursday, November 25th, 2021 | 19:40 pm | Vie Show Hsin Yi 14
Jafar Panahi, Anthony Chen, Malik Vitthal, Laura Poitras, Dominga Sotomayor, David Lowery, Apichatpong Weerasethakul – The Year of the Everlasting Storm – USA | 2021 – 121 minutes – Section: Auteur Theory
Seven of today’s most important directors filmed a love letter to cinema around the United States, Iran, Chile, China, and Thailand. The old home has a new lease of life. A split, then a reunion. Surveillance and reconciliation are two words that come to mind while thinking about surveillance and reconciliation. In the year of the eternal storm, a world that is unrecognizable.
Dates: Friday, November 12th, 2021 | 16:50 pm | Vie Show Hsin Yi 10 Sunday, November 14th, 2021 | 19:20 pm | Vie Show Hsin Yi 10 Friday, November 19th, 2021 | Vie Show Hsin Yi 10 | 12:30 p.m. Saturday, November 20th, 2021 | Vie Show Hsin Yi 10 | 21:20 pm
Section: Golden Horse Award Nominated Films Treat or Trick by Hsu Fu-hsiang – Taiwan | 2021 – 106 minutes
After observing the criminals’ cherished property during a police raid headed by crooked officer Feng, Feng’s sidekick Chiang has an idea. He runs into a nearby hamlet with the jewels. Feng is forced to collect the jewels within 48 hours. Feng is guided to the hamlet by Chiang’s cell phone signal. A ghost appears in the middle of the chaos… Can Feng uncover the truth and reclaim his friend?
Dates of screening: Sunday, November 14th, 2021 | 16:40 pm | Vie Show Hsin Yi 10 (With Q&A) Tuesday, November 16th, 2021 | Vie Show Hsin Yi 10 | 11:50 p.m.
All others must pay cash for my vengeance. by Edwin | 2021 – 114 minutes – Section: Windows on Asia | Indonesia, Singapore, Germany
Ajo Kawir is a warrior who is unafraid of anything, even death. His ferocious desire to battle is fueled by a dark secret: he feels powerless. Selected Projects for the Tokyo Gap-Financing Market in 2020 (TIFF 2021).
Dates of screening: Monday, November 15th, 2021 | Vie Show Hsin Yi 14 | 20:50 pm Sunday, November 21, 2021 | 19:20 pm | Vie Show Hsin Yi 14 Wednesday, November 24, 2021 | 12:40 pm | Vie Show Hsin Yi 14 Thursday, November 25th, 2021 | Vie Show Hsin Yi 14 | 11:00 a.m.
Pinki, whither have you gone? India | 2020 – 108 minutes | by Prithvi Konanur Section 2: After the Verdict
Bindu and Girish, a young middle-class couple, reside in Bangalore with their 8-month-old daughter Pinki. Pinki is left at home with the housekeeper and nanny Sannamma throughout the day. When Bindu goes home to pick up a paperwork one morning, she is shocked to see that neither Pinki nor Sannamma are at home, and their flat is in shambles. A frenzied hunt for Pinkie starts throughout the slums and outskirts of the city.
Dates of screening: Saturday, November 13th, 2021 | Vie Show Hsin Yi 10 | 13:40 pm (With Q&A) Wednesday, November 24th, 2021 | 12:00 pm | Vie Show Hsin Yi 10
Kavich Neang’s White Building – Cambodia, France, Qatar | 2021 – 90 minutes | Windows on Asia
Samnang, 20, lives in the White Building, a Phnom Penh historic tenement that is set to be razed. Samnang sees his father try unsuccessfully to bring his divided neighbors together over the government’s compensation incentives for citizens who leave. He also had to deal with the departure of his closest buddy from Cambodia. Samnang discovers that the safe haven he has always called home is under jeopardy.
Dates of screening: Monday, November 15th, 2021 | Vie Show Hsin Yi 10 | 14:30 pm Wednesday, November 17th, 2021 | Vie Show Hsin Yi 10 | 17:10 pm Saturday, November 20th, 2021 | Vie Show Hsin Yi 10 | 14:30 pm
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