Recent decades have reshaped the image of Taiwan's place in history and in the world. This series presents a number of works by established and emerging directors who position Taiwan as a vibrant center of migration and social change.
While Westerns have shied away from genre cohabitation with noir, director Anthony Mann excelled in both genres; the conflicted heroes of Mann's 1950s Westerns are often cut from the same cloth as his noirish 1940s crime dramas.
We are pleased to celebrate the indispensable and influential legacy of Armistead Maupin’s Tales of the City (1993-1994) with a glimpse at the show’s first two episodes, and the participation of Mr. Maupin himself.
Errol Flynn stars as the charming hero of Sherwood Forest, on a valiant mission to save England from the greedy schemes of the villainous Prince John. Arrows and adventure abound in this swashbuckling, high-flying Technicolor classic.
Without a hint of overstatement, Emmy Award-winning director Robert Butler is responsible for helping to launch some of the most iconic television series ever to air on the cathode ray tube. Join us for an evening with the master director.