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"In September 1985, when the ideology
between South and North Korea is sharply opposed, South Korean democracy
activist KIM Jeong-tae was forcefully dragged to Namyoung where the
government’s national security agency is located. There he met LEE
Doo-han, the professional interrogator who was notorious for the
ruthless torture. With a distorted patriotism against the South Korean
military regime, LEE detained KIM over 20 days and tortured him with
water and electricity until he confessed that he was under the control
of North Korea. 20 years later, KIM confronts LEE again who now becomes a political prisoner. Staring at LEE with vacant eyes, KIM asks himself “Will I ever be able to forgive him?”. 2014 Academy Awards - Shortlisted for Best Foreign Language Film. Official Selection: 2012 Busan International Film Festival, 2013 Edinburgh International Film Festival, 2013 Fribourg International Film Festival.
Detective Chief Inspector Bernie Reid hasn’t slept for weeks. Recently
separated from his wife and son, he prowls the city at night. He fields a
call to an apartment, where he finds divorcee George Stone bludgeoned
to death. Near the scene of the crime, Bernie is distracted by an
encounter with a female passer-by, Anna, who leaves a lasting
impression. He follows Anna and when they finally meet at a singles’
party, the mutual attraction is instant, although Anna has no
recollection of Bernie, nor of the night they first met. As evidence
begins to point to Anna’s involvement in Stone’s murder, Bernie’s
professional judgement battles with his desire for intimacy and love.
When the mystery deep within Anna’s mind finally unravels, it reveals a
truth too painful to bear. 2012 Winner of Most Popular International First Feature for Barnaby Southcombe in Vancouver International Film Festival. 2012 Winner of Platinum Award for Cinematic Excellence for Barnaby Southcombe in Viareggio EuropaCinema.
Moonlight in Jilin
Weiwei often dreams about her hometown Jilin and her childhood friends.
Despite the sweet memories, she cannot go back. To get the substantial
betrothal money, Weiwei dropped out of school, came to Taiwan to marry a
man she's never met before. Weiwei promised her friends and relatives
that she would lead a happy life in Taiwan. Surprisingly her husband
turns out to be gangster and suddenly absconds with their money. Weiwei
has no choice but to make a living in a massage store in which
some"special services"are offered, but Weiwei insists on being
professional. One day the police makes a raid and a junior officer
Jiahao falls into love with Weiwei at first sight. 47th (2012) Golden Bell Awards - Best Sound Mixing & Editing. 12th (2012) South Taiwan Film Festival - Competition in Drama Movie Category. Official Selection: 2012 New Taipei City Film Art Festival - Opening Film.
The Secret in Their Eyes
This is a cute romantic love story which takes place in a neighbourhood
where there are many "cram schools". A young man works at a photocopy
shop and is stuck with the daily boring routine of making copies for
test papers. On one of these monotonous days, he finds a drawing of a
sheep on the back of a piece of test paper, which leads him to an
unexpected journey. Taipei Film Awards 2013 - Best Technical Achievements. Asian Film Awards 2013 - Nominated Asian Film Award Best Newcomer - Man-shu Chien, Best Visual Effects.