Taiwan Film Festival Edinburgh 2020

View other Taiwan Film Festival Edinburgh Films by strand: A Borrowed Hong Kong, Documentaries, Melodrama Divas, Midi Z Selection, Shorts, Taiwanese Hokkien-Language Films

God Man Dog (Liu lang shen gao ren) (Country: Taiwan; Year: 2007; Director: Singing Chen; Writer: Singing Chen, Yi-an Lou; Stars: Tarcy Su, Jack Kao, Han Chang, Jonathan Chang, Ka-yi Mo, Hsiao-han Tu)
Multi-strand emotional drama.
Kuei-Mei, A Woman (Country: Taiwan; Year: 1985; Director: Chang Yi; Stars: Yang Loretta Hui-Shan, Lee Li-Chun)
A Chinese immigrant struggles to make a better life for herself and connect with her stepchildren following an arranged marriage to a gambling addict.
The Sandwich Man (Country: Taiwan; Year: 1983; Director: Hou Hsiao-Hsien, Tseng Chuang-Hsiang, Wan Jen; Stars: Chen Bo-Jeng, Yang Li-Yin, Jin Ding, Cho Sheng-Li, Chiang Hsia)
An anthology of films about ordinary people whose experiences at work change their views of society.
When Love Comes (Country: Taiwan; Year: 2010; Director: Chang Tso-Chi; Writer: Chang Tso-Chi, Hsieh Hui-Ching; Stars: Li Yijie, Gao Mengjie, Lu Xuefeng, Lin Yushun, He Zihua)
A family dominated by women conceals some remarkable secrets.
News

Filming sensations Mathieu Amalric on Pierre Léon, Jeanne Balibar and the sounds and colours of Barbara

Character arc Seth A Smith on filming with a two-year-old and bringing marbling to life in The Crescent

Keeping up appearances Marcello Martinessi on cultural conservatism and filmmaking honesty in The Heiresses

A different space Kelly Macdonald on working with Marc Turtletaub on Puzzle

Out of the past Susanna Nicchiarelli on Trine Dyrholm and the costume design in Nico, 1988

The iconic man Jonathan Baker on Becoming Iconic and Inconceivable

More news and features

Playing Now

Eye For Film continues to support festivals both locally and across the world. At the moment, we're covering:

San Sebastian Film Festival
Spain's premier film festival

Taiwan Film Festival Edinburgh

New York Film Festival
Showcase of key films from around the globe

Venice Film Festival
77th edition of the Italian festival

FrightFest

In the Archive


Archive of festival coverage.

Daily diary and reviews from 2005-2018.

Coverage of the lynchpin German festival.