Beyond Beauty: Taiwan From Above
(Taiwan/2013 - directed by Chi Po Lin)
Fueled by the breathtaking aerial footage of veteran aerial photographer Chi Po Lin, Beyond Beauty: Taiwan From Above takes audiences on a breathtaking bird's-eye view journey through Taiwan.
Produced by Hou Hsiao Hsien and narrated by author/screenwriter Wu Nien Jen, this affecting documentary contrasts Taiwan's natural beauty with the devastating effects of human development. The film is the highest-grossing domestically produced documentary in Taiwan's history and won Best Documentary at the 50th Golden Horse Awards. See Taiwan as it has never been seen before and discover for yourself the awe-inspiring beauty that the filmmakers implore us to protect. (93 min)
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