"2019 East Asia Film Festival Ireland (EAFFI 2019) -- Taiwan Cinema Programme " Will Launch Soon

"2019 East Asia Film Festival Ireland--Taiwan Cinema Programme: Tsai Ming-Liang and Lee Kang-Sheng " will be staged at the "Irish Film Institute (IFI)" cinema from April 11th to 14th, this year. The EAFFI 2019 will invite internationally renowned Taiwan director Tsai Ming-Liang and his long-time collaborator, actor Lee Kang-Sheng to visit in Dublin to participate in the event.

The EAFFI 2019 will present rare screenings of two of Tsai’s classic films, The River and I Don’t Want to Sleep Alone, plus his latest, Your Face. Tsai and Lee will also take part in a Masterclass, supported by Screen Skills Ireland and moderated by renowned critic Tony Rayns, on Saturday 13th.

In addition, the "A Family Tour" film produced by Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore and Malaysia will also be shown during the festival. In order to increase the diversification of the festival, the EAFFI 2019 will also showcase a number of East Asian films, and everyone is welcome to participate.

For further details of the Festival, please visit websites: ”EAFFI 2019” https://www.eaffi.ie/, "Irish Film Institute" website: www.ifi.ie/eaffi-2019

and “Taipei Representative office in Ireland” https://www.taiwanembassy.org/ie/.

Taiwan Cinema Programme Screening Schedule:

 

  1. Friday 12th April

 16:10

自由行(A Family Tour) (Irish premiere)

18:15

你的臉 (Your Face) (Irish premiere)

Followed by Q&A with Tsai Ming-Liang and Lee Kang-Sheng
Moderator Tony Rayns, Film Critic

Reception afterwards

  1. Saturday 13th April

 13:00

Masterclass with Tsai Ming-Liang and Lee Kang-Sheng

Moderator Tony Rayns

15:15

黑眼圈(I Don’t Want to Sleep Alone)

Introduced by Tsai Ming-Liang and Lee Kang-Sheng

3.Sunday 14th April

15:00

河流 (The River)

Followed by Q&A with Tsai Ming-Liang and Lee Kang-Sheng

Moderator Tony Rayns

***Tsai Ming-Liang Photo by CHANG Jhong-Yuan

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