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International Symposium on Taiwan Cinema: Gangster/Noir Film

December 16, 2021 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Dec. 16, 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm (PST) Opening Remarks|Emilie Yeh, Darrell Davis, Wenchi Lin

(Dec. 17, 8:30 am – 9:00 am GMT+8)

5:00 pm – 7:30 pm (PST) Gangster/Noir Film
(9:00 am – 11:30 am GMT+8)
▍Hsien-hao Liao|Chair
▍Jason McGrath|Daughter of the Nile (1987): Hou Hsiao-hsien’s Dark Pop Experiment
▍Earl Jackson|Monga (2010): Affect and Structure
▍Darrell Davis|True Emotion Behind the Wall (2017): Taste of Salty Chicken
▍Carlos Rojas|The Great Buddha+ (2017): Tracing the Limits of the Visible
Please use this link https://forms.gle/znMyQL7Nr3o2Z9VA8 to register for the event. Registration will close on Tuesday, December 14 at midnight (Taipei Time). Registered members will receive a link to attend the webinar. Please visit the organizer’s social media page for more information and updates.

The Center for Taiwan Studies at UCSB is proud to sponsor the event alongside the following institutions:

  • Department of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies at University of Minnesota – Twin Cities
  • The Department of Filmmaking at Taipei National University of the Arts
  • Institut d’Etudes Transtextuelles et Transculturelles at Université de Lyon (Jean Moulin)
  • Center for the Study of Globalization and Culture, Hong Kong University


December 16, 2021
4:30 pm - 7:30 pm