2019 Golden Horse Awards
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2019 Golden Horse Awards

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Established in 1962, the Golden Horse Awards are among the most prestigious and time-honored film awards in the world of Sinophone cinema. This year, China banned the Golden Horse Awards and withdrew all the Chinese and Hong Kong films from the competition. Despite Chinese censorship and suppression, the Golden Horse will still honor the talents from Taiwan, Singapore, Malaysia, and other countries. The final results will be revealed at the Golden Horse Awards Ceremony on November 23, 2019.

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Film Review: 'The Garden of Evening Mists'

Daphne K. Lee

The Garden of Evening Mists is a film we can watch and rewatch, and still can’t stop savoring the beauty of it like the Chopin record that never leaves the record player.


‘Detention’: A Clichéd Salute to Freedom

Daphne K. Lee

“Detention” is a bold attempt to explore a sensitive topic but fails to achieve much beyond scratching the surface with its clichéd plot and didactic screenplay.


Tom Lin Searches for History and Humanity at 'The Garden of Evening Mists'


We sat down for an interview with Taiwanese director Tom Lin Shu-yu (林書宇) on his latest film, "The Garden of Evening Mists," a co-production between HBO Asia and Malaysia-based Astro Shaw.


China's Absence From Golden Horse Underscores Taiwan's Cultural Diversity

Toh Jin Xuan

China has withdrawn from the Golden Horse Awards to undermine Taiwan's film industry, but it has only accentuated the diversity of participation this year.


'The Gangs, the Oscars, and the Walking Dead' Runs on Queerphobic Jokes

CJ Sheu

Perhaps "The Gangs, the Oscars, and the Walking Dead" shouldn't have been produced in the first place.


Long Live Love: Approaching the Films of Tsai Ming-liang

Brandon Kemp

Where should one begin to understand Tsai Ming-liang? From the beginning.


'Nina Wu' Brings Taiwan into the #MeToo Era

CJ Sheu

Nina Wu (灼人秘密) is the first Taiwanese film to stir conversations around the #MeToo movement.

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