Month: May 2019

FEFF story – Four Taiwanese productions fly the flag at Far East Film Festival

Originally published on: There were four Taiwan films among the 77 selected from across Asia for the 21st Far East Film Festival (FEFF) in Udine, Italy – an impressive achievement considering the domestic film industry usually produces less than 50 films a year. “More Than Blue” (比悲傷更悲傷的故事), “The Scoundrels” (狂徒), and “Ten Years Taiwan” (十年台灣) […]

Bodies at Rest [2019]: FEFF review – 90’s are back!

Originally published on: After almost three decades, director Renny Harlin revisits his testosterone-infused, blood spilling, crime action roots with his new Chinese feature… Finnish-born director Renny Harlin had quite a successful Hollywood career back in the late 1980s and early ’90s, with big action and horror titles such as Die Hard 2, A Nightmare on Elm Street IV […]