‘Tremendous loss to Taiwan’: Acclaimed director believed killed in helicopter crash on assignment

Acclaimed Taiwanese director Chi Po-lin, 52, is believed to have died in a helicopter crash on Saturday while filming the sequel of award-winning environmental documentary Beyond Beauty: Taiwan from Above. Two passengers and a pilot onboard a helicopter owned by Emerald Pacific Airlines were killed after crashing in the mountains in Hualien at around 11am, an hour after they took off. Local authorities confirmed […]