CategoryJournalistic and Academic Observers

A number of journalistic and academic observers, both foreign and Taiwanese, were on the ground during the movement

Interview: Tobie Openshaw

Tobie Openshaw is a South African-born filmmaker living in Taiwan for 18 years. His work has been seen on documentary channels such as National Geographic, Discovery, and Al Jazeera. Tobie was in Taiwan during the Sunflower Movement. The following interview took place on October 3rd, 2017. 

Interview: J. Michael Cole

J. Michael Cole is a former Taipei Times reporter, the former editor-in-chief of the English edition of Thinking Taiwan, and currently the editor-in-chief of the Taiwan Sentinel. The following interview was conducted on October 11th, 2017