A total of 10 prizes were awarded to four alumni of the Graduate Program of the Department of Filmmaking, Hank TSENG Han-hsien (producing), HSU Rong-Rong, HSU Fu-hsiang, and LAI Meng-rong, in this year’s Golden Bell Television Awards, which celebrates its 50th anniversary this year.
For award list, please check: 2015年電視金鐘獎
Congratulations to them!
Three adjunct professors of the Department of Filmmaking were awarded the prestigious awards in the 51st Golden Horse Awards ceremony held in Taipei on 22 November, 2014.
Assistant Professor CHEN Shiang-Chyi won the Best Actress Award for her performance in Exit.
Assistant Professor YEE Chih-Yen won the Best Original Screenplay Award for his dark comedy Meeting Dr. Sun.
Assistant Professor Jimmy Chih-ming HUANG was awarded Best Taiwanese Filmmaker of the Year Award for his three major productions in the year 2013-14. Read more
Anita Wen-Shin Chang is an independent filmmaker. She was born to parents who immigrated to the U.S. from Taiwan in the 1960’s, fleeing a dictatorship. She grew up in Akron, Ohio and Massachusetts. Chang received her BA in American Studies and English at Tufts University, and MFA in Cinema at San Francisco State University. She has worked as a community activist, an urban youth counselor, civil rights investigator, and education director for a non-profit San Francisco-based media literacy organization. Read more
QUAH Boon-Lip, a directing-major graduate student from our department won Best TV Movie/Mini-Series and Best Director in TV Movie/Mini-Series for his Public Television TV movie Free Man in the 49th Golden Bell Television Awards held on 26 October, 2014. Lily CHEN, a writing-major graduate student from our department won Best Writing in TV Movie/Mini-Series category for the same film. Free Man also garnered Sound Effect Award in the Golden Bell, making it the most awarded film/program in the most important annual TV event in Taiwan.
Both awards in the Best Actress in the Leading Role and Best Actress in the Supporting Role in the TV Movie/Mini-Series category went to two actresses starring in two film/mini-series directed by two MFA (directing) alumni of our department, SHI Li (2014) and Jay CHERN (2012) respectively.
Congratulations to them!
The Department of Filmmaking announces the publication of its third issue of the student works. The first to issues of the student works was published before 2010 by the Graduate Institute of Filmmaking, the predecessor of the Department of Filmmaking. The sowreel No. 3 is consisted of 12 student films produced between 2010 and 2013 by the MFA students. These films includes:
Thief (directed by Jay CHERN)
The Pool Man (directed by ZHAN Kaidi)
He’s A Dog in My House (directed by TSAO Shih-Han)
Sun Air Water (directed by CHUANG Chih-Keng)
Mr. Barber (directed by Xinyi HU)
True School (directed by Li-da HSU)
Wonderful Day (directed by Fu-Hsiang HSU)
Reflection (directed by CHUANG Ching-Shen)
My Transformed Family （directed by Vincent LIU）
Fly! Mr. Kafka (directed by Vincent LIU）
Suspended Moment (directed by ZHAN Kaidi)
Madison Branches (directed by Pieter Peruch)