“The International New Talent Competition aims to encourage talented and emerging filmmakers who have recently completed their first or second features, and to provide a platform for new voices from all over the world”.
Films eligible for participation in the International New Talent Competition must be:
• a director’s first or second feature (no documentaries). Must have minimum length of 70 minutes and be available as 35mm print or DCP;
• completed after March 25th, 2015;
• Taiwan premiere (except Taiwan productions).
Non-Taiwanese films should be English subtitled if the dialogue is not in English.
Grand Prize: NT$ 600,000 plus one trophy (approx. USD$20,000)
Special Jury Prize: NT$ 300,000 plus one trophy (approx. USD$ 10,000)