Author Archive for: ‘Jeanne Deslandes’

Dancing shadows of film exhibition: Taiwan and the Japanese influence

(with Penny Lin, Kelly Chu-Chun Fan, and Lucia Tai-Yun Cheng) Uploaded 1 November 2000 1.Taiwan and the world The world’s first cinematic performance took place in the Grand Café of Paris in 1895. During the same year, in Asia, the Chinese Qing Dynasty signed the treaty of Shimonoseki, ceding Taiwan to Japan and starting a Japanese rule that lasted to …

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