Taiwanese director Fu Yue (left) delivers her acceptance speech next to producer Hong Ting-yi after winning the best documentary prize at the 2018 Golden Horse Awards. In her speech she said she wanted the world to recognise the island as an independent country. Photo: AP

Golden Horse Awards boycott: why it will be business as usual between China, Taiwan film industries

  • Relationship between film industries on island and in mainland China will survive the latter’s absence from ‘Chinese Oscars’ this year, say industry insiders
  • Beijing sees cultural exchanges as furthering its goal of reunification, says one, and Taiwanese films will still feature at two festivals in mainland China
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Taiwanese director Fu Yue (left) delivers her acceptance speech next to producer Hong Ting-yi after winning the best documentary prize at the 2018 Golden Horse Awards. In her speech she said she wanted the world to recognise the island as an independent country. Photo: AP
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