International Sinological Centre at Charles University Celebrates 20 Years

The programme of the celebrations includes exhibition launch, international conference Taiwan Cinema and Cultural Dynamics, small film festival, and lectures by the vice-president of the Academia Sinica prof. Huang Chin-shing and the president of the Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation prof. Chu Yun-han. The film director Hou Hsiao-hsien (City of Sadness, Millenium Mambo, Assassin) and the writer and screenwriter Chu Tien-wen are coming to Prague as guests of honour.

Exhibition 20 Years of the International Sinological Centre Hou Hsiao-hsien in Prague

27 April 2017| 17:30 | foyer of the main building, Faculty of Arts, nám. Jana Palacha 2, Prague 1.

The exhibition is going to be open to the public until the end of May 2017.

Prof. Chu Yun-han, president of the CCK-F: „How East Asians View a Rising China“

27 April 2017 |14:10 – 15:45 | main building of the Faculty of Arts, nám. Jana Palacha 2, Prague 1, Room 201| abstract

All welcome, registration is not needed.

Prof. Huang Chin-shing: „‘Sage’ and ‘Saint’: A Comparison between Confucianism and Christianity in Terms of Canonization“

28 April 2017| 14:10 | CCK-ISC, Celetná 20, Prague 1, Room 118 | posterabstract

The lecture is organised by the Oriental Institute of the Czech Academy of Sciences.

International Conference Taiwan Cinema and Cultural Dynamics

2 – 3 May 2017 | Ovocný trh 3, Prague 1 (Karolinum, Císařský sál) | program

Free entry, no registration needed.

The mini film festival is going to take place in the cinema Ponrepo (Bartolomějská 11, Prague 1) on 2 – 10 May 2017.

poster about Hou Hsiao-hsien’s visit in Prague


Flowers of Shanghai02/05/2017 20:30

A City of Sadness03/05/2017 18:30

Three times04/05/2017 17:00 | 10/05/2017 20:00

Millenium Mambo04/05/2017 20:00 | 09/05/2017 17:30

HHH05/05/2017 17:30

Assassin05/05/2017 19:30

Goodbye, South, Goodbye09/05/2017 20:00

Cheerful Wind10/05/2017 17:30