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The Banquet has also been officially selected for this year's Asia Pacific Film Festival (APFF), scheduled to be held in Taipei on Oct 21.
Meanwhile, Taiwan is submitting Cheng Wen-tang's Blue Cha Cha as its own contender for best foreign-language film. Produced by Green Light Film, the drama follows a woman who has just been released from prison. Su Hui-lun, Lee Wei and Lu Yi-ching head the cast.