One man deals with writer’s block and a bad case of the blues.
“Abed Qusini” an excerpt from the documentary “Shots that Bind”
A glimpse at the life of a Palestinian photojournalist.
“Soldiers under Command”
Christian metal band Stryper makes a comeback.
“The Crack” 裂痕
Weng Chun-yuan 翁淳淵
A young man traces a crack back to his childhood.
蕭仲? Su Chong-???
An overturned table haunts the subject of this short film.
Cruising through Taipei on a scooter – with a camera.
English. Some offensive language
Try swearing off swearing for a day. The results may surprise you.
The Locust performs “Caffeine sausage, we’d like to see you in the office.”
The “I Ching” meets a secluded mountain dwelling.
An advertisement for an aerodynamic notebook computer.
English, with some Chinese
Jacques van Wersch
A love story set in Taiwan’s largest theme park.
An ironic take on the meditative act of writing Chinese characters.
The Juxtapatones accompany video productions directed by James Thomas (“Bali and Danshui”) and Chen Shao-chin 陳少欽 (“Luluone Laubausu” 在扥布蓋的1983)
A cover-up job set in the slimy underbelly of Okinawa.
Early Bird Special
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Two girls find themselves washed up in an Asian country, teaching English, trying to come to grips with the alien environment, and contemplating their failed musical careers. Their one release from the boredom gets them into trouble.
English and Chinese with Chinese subtitles
Lady X travels to Taipei, Taiwan, where she sends sleeper agent Graham Fagan on a quest to recover a curious artifact.
A reporter goes beyond skin deep as he covers an amateur fashion show at the American Club in China (in Taipei).
“Song for Killing Summer” 夏日酷署的?歌
Hsieh Guang-cheng 謝光誠
A disturbing story juxtaposing the voice of a woman being questioned about a rape and the death of a mosquito.
“Table Maker” 桌之生
A suspenseful short with twist ending.
Chang Chia-wei 張家維
When all you've got to wear is underwear, you need something more than a cigarette to keep you warm.
“Choppy the Chimp” Part 1
Meet Choppy the Chimp. He means well, but with cleavers for hands, Choppy doesn't tend to make lasting friendships.
No dialogue. Taiwanese song
A live action animation celebrating the sights and sounds of Taiwan.
“Choppy the Chimp” Part 2
Choppy returns. Could his cleaver hands solve a thorny problem?
Black Dice perform “Art Piece” in this innovative music video.
“Here Comes Greatness”
An unfinished documentary look at backyard wrestling.
A romantic dinner, a thoughtful host, struggling thespians striving to realize their artistic dreams ... and a heartfelt plea for money.
Ping pong breaks out of the basement.
David Chen and Tim Hogan perform in accompaniment to the short film “Sky Minded” (Directed by Tim Hogan).
Slam poetry from Oregon with video from Shanghai.
Martial arts set to electronic music.
Team building among MacDonalds employees of the year.
“ Nobody Needs to Know”
You must be willing to die.