The 3rd Death By Numbers Film Festival is on in Taipei from 8-10 October 2010. There are screenings in Hsinchu and on university campuses. The films and documentaries are on themes related to the death penalty and justice. A number of the films have English-language subtitles or soundtrack. For more details read this article on the film festival’s website.
Taiwan Alliance to End the Death Penalty (台灣廢除死刑推動聯盟) is hosting a speech by Roger Hood on the topic “Progress and Prospects for World-wide Abolition” in Taipei on 16 November 2009. Details are available in Chinese on the TAEDP blog. For those who can’t read Chinese I will translate the details here.
Time: Monday 16 November 2009 7:00-9:30pm
Address: Wenhua University, No. 127 Yanping South Road, Taipei City 文化大學大新官B1圖形演講廳B101 (臺北市延平南路127號)
Contact: hjcxlt [at] gmail.com :: 02 2709 8983
If you want to attend the talk it will be in English with simultaneous translation to Mandarin. You need to register in advance using this online form. Again the form is in Chinese. If you need help registering send an e-mail to taiwanaie [at] gmail.com.