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Beyond Beauty: Taiwan from Above (2013)

Documenting Taiwan from an aerial perspective offering a glimpse of Taiwan's natural beauty as well as the effect of human activities and urbanization on our environment.

Director:

Po-lin Chi

Writers:

Chi-chuan Tsui (screenplay), Chi-chuan Tsui
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Cast

Credited cast:
Xiang Hong Xiang Hong ... Herself
Cing-Soong Lai Cing-Soong Lai ... Himself
Nolay Piho ... Himself (singing voice) (as Ching-Tai Lin)
Nien-Jen Wu ... Narrator
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A documentary that documents Taiwan from an aerial perspective. It offers viewers a glimpse of Taiwan's natural beauty as well as the effect of human activities and urbanization to our environment. Written by ycl6

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Documentary | Drama

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Country:

Taiwan

Language:

Chinese | Mandarin

Release Date:

1 November 2013 (Taiwan) See more »

Also Known As:

Тайвань с высоты See more »

Filming Locations:

Taiwan

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Budget:

$3,400,000 (estimated)
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Production Co:

Taiwan Aerial Imaging See more »
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Color:

Color | Color (DCP)
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Soundtracks

The Valley of Light
Performed by Nolay Piho and Yi-Lai Chen
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Breathtaking and awesome
1 March 2015 | by kenny-kuniSee all my reviews

I have lived on this island for more than 30 years, and I never realize how lucky I am, how much fortune I have. OMG, Taiwan have so many amazing significant attractions. However, except those attractive natural landscape and its touching soundtrack, this film remind us human beings how selfish and cold blood we are, sucking, plundering this land without reluctance or second thought, where breed us, raise us and give us a warm home. Although knowing how we Taiwanese hurt and destroy our motherland is not a news for me, seeing the reality is always another thing !! Those unbelievable and unacceptable ugly truth ... over develop, resource wasting, improper disposal management, overwhelming farming ... etc many unbearable malice violence, are making our homeland collapse. If we keep ignore these intense warning, we will face deserved retribution which we might have no ability to deal with very soon!!


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