2016 Urban Nomad dates set as 5/12-22

Urban Nomad will hold 2016 activities starting with an outdoor music festival on April 16, followed by a string of warm-up events and culminating with 12 days of film screenings at the Wonderful Theater in Ximen from May 12 to 22.

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★ URBAN NOMAD CALL FOR FILMS DEADLINE: Feb. 29, 2016 SUBMIT YOUR FILM: http://goo.gl/zZMUlf Urban Nomad Film Fest, held annually in Taiwan since 2002, is now taking submissions for its next festival, beginning in April and May 2016. The fest includes an annual competition is for Taiwanese films and music videos, with total prizes in…


Jobs at Urban Nomad

We are looking for native Chinese speakers in the following positions: film competition festival administration interns For more details on how to apply, please check the Chinese version of this article.


Urban Nomad Named To Shopping Design Best 100

Taiwan’s Shopping Design Magazine presented an award to Urban Nomad Film Fest on Friday, Dec. 18, naming as one of the “Best 100” of 2015 in the category of exhibitions and events. The magazine gave awards in ten categories at the awards ceremony, with awards given to ten exhibitions and events in that category.


2015 Media Reports


Urban Nomad ranked as one of Taiwan’s Top 10 Film Festivals

Urban Nomad was recently ranked among Taiwan’s top 10 film festivals, according to data analysis of Internet sentiment as expressed by users on Facebook, PTT, and thousands of Taiwanese websites in a survey conducted by DailyView.tw. Urban Nomad made the list even though DailyView used the wrong Chinese characters in their search terms — possibly biasing the data. Hey, that’s OK! We still made the list and they gave us a really nice write-up:


2015 Urban Nomad in Photos

The Taipei leg of the Urban Nomad Film Fest came to a close on May 17, closing five weekends of events. So far, it has been Urban Nomad’s most successful year yet, with more than 20 international film directors, producers, festival organizers and musicians traveling to Taiwan for festival events and the festival’s strongest ever film…