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Works: 247 works in 770 publications in 7 languages and 7,058 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Romance films  Romantic comedy films  History  Historical films  Action and adventure films  War films  Coming-of-age films  Anthology films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about 中央電影事業股份有限公司
Most widely held works by 中央電影事業股份有限公司
Yin shi nan nü = Eat drink man woman by Ang Lee( Visual )

44 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Centered on a father and his three unmarried daughters living in modern day Taiwan where each Sunday, as is their tradition, they gather around the table to share a meal, stories and digest the wisdom of their all-knowing father."--Back of container
The wedding banquet = Xi yan by Ang Lee( Visual )

32 editions published between 1994 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,052 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gay couple Wai-Tung and Simon are happily cohabitating in New York when word comes from Wai Tung₂s parents, who, tired of waiting for their son to marry and give them grandchildren, have hired a dating service to get him closer to the altar. Wai-Tung and Simon hatch a plot that'll see Wai-Tung married to Wei-Wei, an acquaintance in need of her green card. Problem solved
Will you still love me tomorrow? by Junlin Chen( Visual )

3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in Chinese and English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feature film: In this madcap and lighthearted comedic romp, introverted optometrist Weichung begins to question his marriage with his wife Feng, upon learning of her desire to have another baby. At his sister's engagement party, Weichung bumps into an old friend, Stephen, a wedding photographer who, though also married, is living the high life of a younger, single gay man. When Stephen teases Weichung for his newly straightlaced lifestyle, dormant emotions are awakened in Weichung, setting him off on a quest for true romance and desire
Tui shou = Pushing hands by Ang Lee( Visual )

24 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tai-chi master and widower moves from Beijing to an upscale New York suburb to live with his only son. Now facing an unsympathetic daughter-in-law and a culture that is alien to him, problems quickly arise
Shadow magic by Dan Huang( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in Chinese and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Peking in 1902, an Englishman named Wallace (Jared Harris) arrives with a hand-cranked projector and a box of silent movies. Eventually, he overcomes tradition to build an audience for the new art form, films the people of China, and even shows his magic to the Empress. Most importantly, he makes a local disciple, the ambitious young technophile photographer Liu Jinglun (Xia Yu), who becomes entranced by the new invention. Liu's initial fascination with the mechanics of moving pictures quickly develops into a visionary understanding of cinema's metaphysical and political potential
Vive l'amour by Mingliang Cai( Visual )

16 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in Chinese and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bizzare love triangle in Taipei, Taiwan between a chic real estate agent, a street merchant, and the young gay man who spies on the couple's trysts
Qing shao nian Ne-zha = Rebels of the Neon God by Mingliang Cai( Visual )

12 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in Chinese and English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set amidst the urban jungle of Taipai, this film is a tale of teen angst and despair. Centering on four disaffected, disillusioned youth, the storyline shuffles between the deadpan, petty con games of two Taipei hoods, a young woman who works at a roller rink, and the sullen, lost cab driver's son who being rigorously pressured to study by his parents."--Container
Warriors of the rainbow : Seediq Bale by Desheng Wei( Visual )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in Multiple languages and Austronesian and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the Japanese rule of Taiwan, the Seediq were forced to lose their own culture and give up their faith. Men were subject to harsh labor and kept from traditional hunting; whereas women had to serve the Japanese policemen and their families by doing the household work and giving up their traditional weaving work. Above all, they were forbidden to tattoo their faces. And these tattoos were seen as the Seediq's traditional belief to transform themselves into Seediq Bale
He liu by Mingliang Cai( Visual )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in Chinese and English and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A mother, father and son live together in a small apartment in Taipei, but lead very separate lives. The son, Xiao-kang, drifts through life without a job; the mother is an elevator operator having an affair with a man who pirates pornographic movies; and the father pursues illicit pleasures in the city's gay saunas and is on a mission to stop the leaking water from the apartment upstairs. When the son is stricken with an agonizing pain in his neck and shoulders, seemingly from taking an ill-advised dunk in the polluted Tansui River, the family is driven on a quest to alleviate the son's pain."--Container
Lian lian feng chen : dust in the wind by Xiaoxian Hou( Visual )

25 editions published between 1987 and 2010 in Chinese and English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A love story about a young couple from a village in southern Taiwan. After graduating from junior high, the boy goes to Taipei to work. The girl follows him the next year and they work hard to earn enough money to marry. Then the young man spends three years in the military and the girl marries someone else. Although the young man regrets very much what happened he never blames the girl
Tong nian wang shi = A time to live and the time to die by Xiaoxian Hou( Visual )

20 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in Chinese and Korean and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film depicts a family transplanted from mainland China to Taiwan in the early 1950s. The Father dies of illness and the elder sister marries. A-ha, the protagonist, struggles to deal with adolescence
Ke tu qiu hen by Anhua Xu( Visual )

11 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in Chinese and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Graduating from a university in Britain, Hueyin Cheung returns home to attend her sisterś wedding but quickly finds herself at social and emotional odds with her seemingly imperious mother. The turbulent homecoming revives Heuyinś memories of the changed atmosphere of her childhood in Macao. Hueyin reluctantly agrees to accompany her mother on a visit to her once rich and prominent family in Japan. There, she begins to understand that she and her mother are very much alike, both having suffered similar feelings of loss and alienation throughout their adult live
Warriors of the rainbow : Seediq Bale = Saideke Balai( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in Multiple languages and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Japan invades Taiwan in 1930, the native Seediq people are in danger of losing their culture and way of life. The men are taken from their traditional lives as hunters and forced to perform hard labor at low wages. The women are taken away to be household workers for the Japanese. The Seediq are also forbidden to tattoo their faces, which many believe is necessary to cross the 'Rainbow Bridge' after death. The Seediq men plan to go to war against the Japanese to fight for their freedom
Attack Force Z( Visual )

5 editions published between 1984 and 2011 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the Sambalang Straits in the Southern Pacific in January 1945, Z Special Force are asked to locate and recover a defecting Japanese government official from a plane crash site
Hai tan di yi tian = That day on the beach by Dechang Yang( Visual )

9 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in Chinese and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brought up in a strict and well-protected environment, Chia-li fought against a pre-arranged marriage, left home and married Te-wei. As Te-wei's career advances, they gradually grow apart and problems arise which Chia-li refuses to confront
Guang yin de gu shi = In our time by Yizheng Ke( Visual )

11 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in Chinese and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four stories of adolescents' daily lives in Taiwan by four young directors
The terrorist = Theeviravaathi by Dechang Yang( Visual )

15 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in Chinese and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A women writer doesn't satisfy with her marriage. She wrote a novel of her inner feelings and her imagination. This novel won her an award. Ironically, her life in reality followed what she wrote about. Her husband hurted her lover, who has affairs with her, then committed suicide. The Terrorizers is a part of the New Taiwan Cinema. The film concerns the coincidental interactions between three groups of people in Taipei: a young woman and the tough petty criminal gang of native Taiwanese she hangs out with; a Mainlander doctor and his novelist wife; and a young photographer who observes the life of the city unfolding around him, in an echo of the protagonist of Michelangelo Antonioni's Blowup. Famously characterized by Marxist scholar Fredric Jameson as the postmodern film, the film was likened by Yang himself to a puzzle where the pleasure lies in rearranging a multitude of relationships between characters, spaces, and genres
Er zi de da wan ou = The sandwich man by Xiaoxian Hou( Visual )

11 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in Chinese and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 1st work is the story of a man who becomes a sandwich man in order to make ends meet. In the 2nd work, two travelling salesmen face the harsh reality of their lives. The 3rd work is an irony about how a serious car accident of a worker turns into something good for his family
Shao nü Xiaoyu = Siao yu by Aijia Zhang( Visual )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in Chinese and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of a marriage of convenience between a Chinese girl and an old Italian man arranged by her boyfriend to get her permanent residency in the USA
Xiao Bi de gu shi = Growing up by Kunhou Chen( Visual )

6 editions published between 1983 and 2015 in Chinese and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A boy in Taiwan faces the problems of growing up
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Yin shi nan nü = Eat drink man woman
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