Taiwan Film SeriesNovember 18, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Mānoa Campus, Art 132 and Moore 258
Center for Chinese Studies, together with the Ministry of Culture, Taiwan; Taiwan Academy, and the Academy for Creative Media, UHM
2013 Taiwan Film Series
All screenings are free and open to the public. Following screenings on Nov 4, 18, and 25.
Friday, Nov 1, 6:30 pm, Art Auditorium (Art 132)
“At the Rooftop (天台)”
An action-musical about a group of slackers and their brawling, skirt-chasing escapades features extravagant dance numbers. Directed by Mandopop superstar Jay Chou (周傑倫). 122 min.
The screening will be preceded by a reception at 6:00 pm.
Monday, Nov 4, 1:00 pm, Moore Hall 258
“Hi, Baby! (嗨！寶貝！)”
Heat-warming journeys of four families overcoming barriers of language and culture to adopt children in Taiwan. 90 min.
Monday, Nov 18, 1:30 pm, Moore Hall 258
“Zombie 108 (Z-108 棄城)”
Taipei falls into a bloody post-apocalypse dead zone as a virus sweeps the city overnight. Directed by Joe Chien. 85 min.
Monday, Nov 25, 1:00 pm, Moore Hall 258
“Sing It (唱歌吧！)”
A spirited journey of a group of indigenous children finding their confidence and voices through singing. 64 min.
“Crustacean Rhapsody (螃蟹狂想曲)”
A magical exploration through the life cycles of three species of crabs, featuring environmental musician Matthew Lien. 48 min.
Center for Chinese Studies, Academy for Creative Media, and others, Mānoa Campus