Taiwan cinema series at the 2018 New York Asian Film Festival

MandarinVisionThe Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in New York is pleased to announce its partnership with the New York Asian Film Festival (NYAFF) in presenting a Taiwan cinema series from July 4 - 8 at the Film Society of Lincoln Center.

The films to be screened are Gatao 2: Rise of the King, a blockbuster gangster film; festival prizewinners The Bold, The Corrupt, and The Beautiful; gripping dramas Missing Johnny and The Last Verse; and the autobiographical animated film On Happiness Road.

The New York Asian Film Festival is co-presented by Subway Cinema and the Film Society of Lincoln Center.

Screening schedule:

Gatao 2: Rise of the King
Wednesday, July 4, 5:15 pm
Yen Cheng-Kuo / 126min / North American Premiere

The Bold, The Corrupt, and The Beautiful
Thursday, July 5, 2:15 pm
Yang Ya-che / 112min / New York Premiere

Missing Johnny
Saturday, July 7, 2:20 pm
Huang Xi / 104min / New York Premiere

The Last Verse
Saturday, July 7, 4:30 pm
Tseng Ying-ting / 100 min / New York Premiere
*Director Tseng Ying-ting in person!

On Happiness Road
Sunday, July 8, 12:00pm
Sung Hsin-yin / 111 min / North American Premiere

Venue: Film Society of Lincoln Center Walter Reade Theater (165 West 65th St)

For more information, please visit Taipei Cultural Center
For ticket purchase, please visit Film Society of Lincoln Center