The 21st year of Taipei Film Festival, a milestone in film industry, is merely just for film opening and closing. It holds the competition exclusively aimed at Taiwanese filmmakers in Taipei Film Awards, and encourages new filmmakers in International New Talent Competition. The festival magnifies releasing Taiwanese films, outstanding new filmmakers and global communicating with correspond workshops such as "before- and behind-the-scenes with the audience," summer market, talks about sharing thoughts of film and filmmakers, and the cinephile club, as well as other programs. The festival shortens the distance between audience and creators in understanding the film production. Taipei Film Festival carries on every possibility for Taiwanese cinema by its persistence in encouragement and establishment.