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All Media Network (formerly All Media Guide (AMG) and AllRovi) is an American company that owns and maintains AllMusic, AllMovie, AllGame (until its closure in 2014), SideReel and Celebified.
Apocalypto is a 2006 American epic adventure film directed and produced by Mel Gibson and written by Gibson and Farhad Safinia.
The Apple Daily is a newspaper printed in Taiwan and owned by Hong Kong-based Next Digital.
The Atayal, also known as the Tayal and the Tayan, are an indigenous group of Taiwanese aborigines.
Bokeh Kosang (born 26 July 1980) is a Taiwanese actor and singer of Truku ethnicity.
Founded in 1999, Box Office Mojo tracks box office revenue in a systematic, algorithmic way, and publishes the data on its website.
Braveheart is a 1995 American epic war film directed by Mel Gibson, who stars as William Wallace, a late 13th-century Scottish warrior who led the Scots in the First War of Scottish Independence against King Edward I of England.
The Bunun, also historically known as the Vonum, are a Taiwanese indigenous people and are best known for their sophisticated polyphonic vocal music.
The Central News Agency is the state-owned news agency operated by the Government of the Republic of China (Taiwan).
Chang Hsiao-yen (born 11 August 1948) is a Taiwanese television host and actress. Born in Shanghai, China, Chang relocated to Taiwan after the Chinese Civil War where she started her acting career at the age of five as a child actress in cinema. In 1958, she received her first Best Child Actress award at the Asia Pacific Film Festival, a recognition she earned for three consecutive years and which placed her alongside notable child stars such as Josephine Siao, Lydia Shum, Fung Bo Bo and Connie Chan. Since the 1980s, Chang has become a household name in Taiwan after hosting the CTS variety show Variety 100 (綜藝100) which is one of the most successful shows in the television history of Taiwan. She is also known for her work as the host of highly rated variety shows such as Weekend Pie (週末派), Super Sunday (超級星期天), Million-Dollar Class (百萬小學堂) and SS Hsiao-yen Night (SS小燕之夜). In addition to her television and film work, Chang co-founded the record label Forward Music (豐華唱片) which launched the singing career of then newcomers A-mei and Tao Ching-Ying. She is also a mentor of television hosts Mickey Huang, Pu Hsueh-liang and Bowie Tsang. In an annual poll conducted by Reader's Digest in 2015, Chang was voted the most trusted Taiwanese variety show host. She was formerly the managing director of television channels TVBS Entertainment Channel and Azio TV, and the President of radio network UFO Network Broadcasting (飛碟廣播). She currently serves as the President of artiste management company Grand Pan Communication Co. (大鵬傳播事業有限公司) and Forward Music.
Chemical warfare (CW) involves using the toxic properties of chemical substances as weapons.
Chen Kuo-fu (born 13 May 1958) is a Taiwanese film director, screenwriter and producer.
is a Japanese model and actress who is based in Taiwan.
China Post, full name China Post Group Corporation is the state-owned enterprise operating the official postal service of China, which provides the service in mainland China, excluding its special administrative regions, Hong Kong and Macau, which have their own postal service independent to the mainland's.
The China Times is a daily Chinese newspaper published in Taiwan.
Chinese Idol is a Chinese reality/singing competition program.
The cinema of Taiwan (officially the Republic of China) is deeply rooted in the island's unique history.
A creation myth (or cosmogonic myth) is a symbolic narrative of how the world began and how people first came to inhabit it.
Discovery Channel (known as The Discovery Channel from 1985 to 1995, and often referred to as simply Discovery) is an American pay television channel that is the flagship television property of Discovery Inc., a publicly traded company run by CEO David Zaslav.
Doze Niu (born: June 22, 1966) is a Taiwanese actor, film director, show host, screenwriter and producer.
The national flag of Japan is a rectangular white banner bearing a crimson-red disc at its center.
The Taipei Golden Horse Film Festival and Awards is a film festival and awards ceremony held annually in Taiwan.
The Government Information Office, Executive Yuan (GIO) was a cabinet-level agency of the Executive Yuan of the Republic of China in charge of promoting government policies and regulating domestic media.
Guangzhou, also known as Canton, is the capital and most populous city of the province of Guangdong.
Hualien City is a county-controlled city and the county seat of Hualien County, Taiwan.
The Japanese invasion of Taiwan (May–October 1895) was a conflict between the Empire of Japan and the armed forces of the short-lived Republic of Formosa following the Qing Dynasty's cession of Taiwan to Japan in April 1895 at the end of the First Sino-Japanese War.
Jay Chou (born 18 January 1979) is a Taiwanese musician, singer, songwriter, record producer, film producer, actor, and director.
Jerry Yan,, born Liao Yang Zhen, is a Taiwanese actor born in Taiwan, model and singer.
Jianshi Township is a mountain indigenous township in Hsinchu County in northern Taiwan.
John Woo SBS (Wu Yu-seng; Ng Yu-sum (Cantonese); born May 1, 1946) is a Chinese-born Hong Kong film director, writer, and producer.
Ketagalan Boulevard is an arterial road in Zhongzheng District in Taipei, Taiwan, between the Presidential Building and the East Gate (東門).
Landy Wen (Atayal: Yungai Hayung) is a Taiwanese singer.
The Liberty Times is a newspaper published in Taiwan in Traditional Chinese.
Linkou District is a district in the western part of New Taipei in northern Taiwan.
This is a list of submissions to the 84th Academy Awards for Best Foreign Language Film.
Logging is the cutting, skidding, on-site processing, and loading of trees or logs onto trucks or skeleton cars.
is a Japanese actor.
Mel Colmcille Gerard Gibson (born January 3, 1956) is an American actor and filmmaker.
Millet wine is a common wine in East and Southeast Asia.
Ming Pao is a Chinese-language newspaper published by Ming Pao Group in Hong Kong.
A model is a person with a role either to promote, display or advertise commercial products (notably fashion clothing in fashion shows), or to serve as a visual aid for people who are creating works of art or to pose for photography.
Mona Rudao, or Mouna Rudao (1880–1930) was the son of a chief of the Seediq tribe of Taiwanese aborigines.
The Musha Incident, also known as the Wushe Rebellion and several other similar names, began in October 1930 and was the last major uprising against colonial Japanese forces in Japanese Taiwan.
Nan'ao Township is a mountain indigenous township in the southern part of Yilan County, Taiwan.
The Southern Daily is the official Guangdong Communist Party newspaper.
New Taipei City is a special municipality and the most populous city in Taiwan.
The Presbyterian Church in Taiwan (PCT) is the largest Protestant Christian denomination based in Taiwan.
of Japan, was the second head of a collateral branch of the Japanese imperial family.
Taiwan Public Television Service Foundation (PTS Foundation/Public Television Service Foundation), also called Public Television Service (PTS), is the first independent public broadcasting institution in Taiwan, which broadcasts the Public Television Service Taiwan.
Qilai Mountain is a mountain in Xiulin, Hualien, Taiwan.
Ren'ai Township is a mountain indigenous township in Nantou County, Taiwan.
Seediq (pronounced) is an Atayalic language spoken in the mountains of Northern Taiwan by the Seediq and Truku people.
The Seediq (sometimes Sediq, or Seejiq, pronounced) are a Taiwanese aboriginal people who live primarily in Nantou County and Hualien County.
Skycam is a computer-controlled, stabilized, cable-suspended camera system.
Sohu, Inc. is a Chinese Internet company headquartered in the Sohu Internet Plaza in Haidian District, Beijing.
The Taipei Times is the only printed daily English-language newspaper in Taiwan and the third to be established in the nation.
Taiwan, officially the Republic of China (ROC), is a state in East Asia.
The Taiwan Indigenous Television (TITV) is a satellite cable channel operated by Taiwan Broadcasting System (TBS) in Taiwan, launched on July 1, 2005.
Taiwan under Japanese rule is the period between 1895 and 1945 in which the island of Taiwan (including the Penghu Islands) was a dependency of the Empire of Japan, after Qing China lost the First Sino-Japanese War to Japan and ceded Taiwan Province in the Treaty of Shimonoseki.
Taiwanese Hokkien (translated as Taiwanese Min Nan), also known as Taiwanese/Taiwanese language in Taiwan (/), is a branched-off variant of Hokkien spoken natively by about 70% of the population of Taiwan.
Taiwanese indigenous peoples or formerly Taiwanese aborigines, Formosan people, Austronesian Taiwanese or Gaoshan people are the indigenous peoples of Taiwan, who number nearly 530,000 or 2.3% of the island's population, or more than 800,000 people, considering the potential recognition of Taiwanese Plain Indigenous Peoples officially in the future.
Taiwanese nationalism is a nationalist political movement to unite residents of Taiwan as a nation and eliminate the current political and social division of Taiwan's people on the issues of national identity, the "Chinese reunification" vs.
The Austin Chronicle is an alternative weekly newspaper published every Thursday in Austin, Texas, United States.
The Economist is an English-language weekly magazine-format newspaper owned by the Economist Group and edited at offices in London.
The Hollywood Reporter (THR) is a multi-platform American digital and print magazine founded in 1930 and focusing on the Hollywood film industry, television, and entertainment industries, as well as Hollywood's intersection with fashion, finance, law, technology, lifestyle, and politics.
The Last of the Mohicans is a 1992 American epic historical drama film set in 1757 during the French and Indian War.
The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.
The transfer of sovereignty over Hong Kong from the United Kingdom to China, referred to as "the Handover" internationally or "the Return" in Mainland China, took place on 1 July 1997.
The was a treaty signed at the Shunpanrō hotel, Shimonoseki, Japan on 17 April 1895, between the Empire of Japan and the Qing Empire, ending the First Sino-Japanese War.
The Truku (also romanized as Taroko) people are an Indigenous Taiwanese people.
Typhoon Morakot, known in the Philippines as Typhoon Kiko, was the deadliest typhoon to impact Taiwan in recorded history.
Umin Boya (born March 1, 1978), also known as Ma Chih-hsiang, is a Taiwanese aborigine (half aborigine on his father's side) writer, director and actor, and director of the historical baseball film Kano (2014).
The United Daily News is a newspaper published in Taiwan in Traditional Chinese.
Variety is a weekly American entertainment trade magazine and website owned by Penske Media Corporation.
Vivian Hsu (Atayal: Bidai Syulan;; ビビアン・スー; born March 19, 1975) is a Taiwanese singer and actress.
Voice of America (VOA) is a U.S. government-funded international radio broadcast source that serves as the United States federal government's official institution for non-military, external broadcasting.
Walter Russell Mead (born June 12, 1952) is an American academic.
Wei Te-sheng (born August 16, 1969) is a Taiwanese film director and screenwriter.
Wulai District is a mountain indigenous district in southern New Taipei City in northern Taiwan.
Yuli Township is an urban township located in central Huatung Valley, and also the southern administrative center of Hualien County, Taiwan.
The 36th annual Toronto International Film Festival, (TIFF) was held in Toronto, Ontario, Canada between September 8 and September 18, 2011.
The 68th annual Venice International Film Festival was held in Venice, Italy between 31 August and 10 September 2011.