The second TaiwanInternational Film & Television Expo was officially unveiled at a pressconference in
To be held November 8-26, itencompasses five major events: 28th Golden Horse Film Festival, 43rd GoldenHorse Film Awards, 51st Asia Pacific Film Festival, 40th Golden Bell TelevisionAwards and 4th Taipei International TV, Film and Digital Contents Exhibition.
To boost the public profileof the project, this year's edition boasts five "Entertainment Ambassadors"from the fields of film, television and music: Berlin Chen, Guey Lun-mei, ChangChen, Angela Chang and Mike He.
Boosting the event's claimas the leading awards ceremony for Chinese-language cinema, the Golden HorseAwards to be held in
Feature film submissionsinclude 11 titles from mainland
The Golden Horse FilmFestival (Nov 10-24) opens with Tsai Ming-liang's I Don't Want to Sleep Alone and omnibus Paris, Je T'aime and closes with Tetsuya Nakashima's Memories Of Matsuko and Wu Mi-sen's Amour-Legende. Japanese stars Miki Nakatani and YosukeKubozuka will attend the closing galas.
This year's festivalrelocates to the three-screen
The Asia Pacific FilmFestival (Nov 21-24) which relocates to Taiwan for its 2006 edition hasannounced that local features Blue ChaCha, Chocolate Rap, The Heirloom, Like A Hero and The ShoeFairy will compete alongside short film ThePain Of Others and short animation AFish With A Smile.