Kaohsiung Film Festival 2010

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Kaohsiung Film Festival 2010

The Kaohsiung Film Festival is here! An excellent opportunity to get involved with local movie culture in Kaohsiung.

Date: From 22nd October until 4th November 2010

Ticket Price: NT$180. An “Early Bird ticket” will cost NT$150 and will sell only from 13th – 30th September 2010. If you keep the stub of the early bird ticket, you can attend as many screenings as you wish for free.

Where to buy Tickets: 7-11 Ibon

Venues: Kaohsiung Film Archives, The Pier-2 Art Centre, Cinemark in Dream Mall

The Kaohsiung Film Festival will run from 22nd October until 4th November 2010. It is the 10th Anniversary of the Kaohsiung Film Festival. There will be more than 70 international films playing. The main theme will be “love”. Serbia and Thailand are selected to be theme countries of the Film Festival. Martial arts and romantic movies will also be screened.

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More information on the venues are below:

Kaohsiung Film Archives

This is situated by the Love River. You can normally watch artistic movies here for FREE. The Kaohsiung Film Archives give the audience an option to view something other than commercial movies. On the ground floor, there is an exhibition of movie artifacts. You can see the free movies on the third floor.

Nearby:

How to get there:

Metro / Underground:

  • Take the Orange Line and get off at Yanchengpu (R02)
  • Take the exit for Wufu road and walk east up Wufu Road toward the Love River (10 minutes)
  • At the Love River turn left (North) and walk down Hesi Road (2 minutes)
  • The Kaohsiung Film Archives are on your left
    Total time: 12 minutes

Address: No. 10, Hesi Rd., Yancheng Dist., Kaohsiung City, Taiwan

Pier-2 Art Centre

This is a popular area and displays indoor and outdoor artworks. It is located around a distinguished disused wharf. The Pier-2 warehouse was originally used for sugar storage. This area is ideal for walking and cycling.

Nearby:

How to get there:

Metro / Underground:

  • Take the Orange Line to Yanchengpu (02)
  • Leave via Exit 1 and turn right
  • Walk for 4 minutes and you are there
    Total walk time 4 minutes

Address: No.1, Dayong Rd., Yancheng Dist., Kaohsiung City 803, Taiwan

Cinemark in Dream Mall

After you have seen a movie at the Cinemark in Dream Mall, you can take the ferris wheel on the top floor. You can enjoy the beautiful view over Kaohsiung. This is especially lovely in the evening when all the lights are on in the city. You can also enjoy shopping in the largest shopping complex in the whole of Southern Taiwan.

Nearby:

How to get there:

Metro / Underground:

  • Take the Red Line to Kaisyuan station (R6)

Bus:

  • Take Kaohsiung bus no. 2, 14, 36, 70, or 101 and get off at Dream Mall stop/ Hankyu stop.

Address: No. 2, Sihwei 3rd Road, Lingya District, Kaohsiung City, Taiwan

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