Tag Archives: Taiwan

The Great Buddha+ 大佛普拉斯

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Photo from left to right: Hong Tong Wu, Huang Hsui-yao, Miki Dai

Photo from left to right: Hong Tong Wu, Huang Hsui-yao, Miki Dai

The Taiwanese film The Great Buddha+ (大佛普拉达) won the Cinemasia Film Festival Student Jury Award tonight. CRTV asked the maker of this film, Huang Hsin-yao, about his opinions on Buddhism and his inspirations for making this film. Listen to our interview in Mandarin to find out more.

 

The Great Buddha+ (大佛普拉达) and the winners of the other Cinemasia Film Festival Awards will be screened again in Kino on May 5 and 6.

New Turn 轉彎之後

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Doris Wong

Inspired by her own cycling trip around Taiwan, Hong Kong filmmaker Doris Wong makes her debut with New Turn 轉彎之後. How do the stucked lives of four youngsters change during their cycling tour in Taiwan? Listen to CRTV’s interview with Doris.

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Ju Percussion Group

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Ju Percussion Group (photo by Martina Simkovicova/Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ)

Ju Percussion Group (photo by Martina Simkovicova/Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ)

Ju Percussion Group from Taiwan gave a splendid concert connecting East and West in Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ in Amsterdam yesterday. The group has played in 28 countries around the world, educated more than 130,000 percussionists through its own instruction system and commissioned the creation of as many as 214 pieces. Listen to CRTV’s interview with founder and artistic director Ju Tzong-Ching of the Ju Percussion Group.

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Taiwanese rockband The Chairman

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The Chairman

Taiwanese rockband The Chairman gave their first concerts in Europe. We interviewed the band just before their performance in Amsterdam tonight.

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Trade between Taiwan and The Netherlands

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I am Qianlong

Interviews with Mr. Tom Chou, Representative of the Taipei Representative Office in The Netherlands, and Mr. Walter M. S. Yeh, Executive Vice President of Taiwan External Trade Development Council, about trade between Taiwan and The Netherlands:

Greenpeace in East Asia

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Greenpeace

by Liyen Siaw

Our guest is Kim Schoppink, campaign leader for Greenpeace East Asia. She has worked for Green Peace for eight years now.  Kim has lived in Thailand for 1,5 years and she felt in love with Asia. When she saw the vacancy for Greenpeace Taiwan, she knew this was the job for her. From February 2012 till February 2013 she got the opportunity to work for Greenpeace Taiwan. Greenpeace East Asia first office opened ten years ago in Hong Kong, shortly followed by an office in Beijing, Taipei and Soeul.  Greenpeace East Asia focuses on similar topics as in the Netherlands, like agriculture, toxic pollution and oceans.

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