Must be over 18 years old and have a valid resident ID
or passport. Present ID when you apply.
OFFICE HOURS FOR MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION：
9:00 a.m. to 8:30 p.m., Tue. through Fri.; 1p.m. to 8:30
p.m. on Mon. and Sat.
(HOURS for membership card pick-up: 9:00a.m – 12:00
p.m.; 2:00p.m-5:00p.m, Mon. through Fri.)
HOURS OF READING / AV ROOM：
9:00 a.m to 9:00 p.m. Tue. through Fri.; 1:00 p.m. to
9:00 p.m, Mon and Sat.
The reading / AV room will be closed on Sundays and
4F, No. 7, Ching-Tao East Road, Taipei (located at the
block behind Sheraton Taipei Hotel)
TELEPHONE AND FAX：
TEL: (02) 2392-4243 / FAX:(02) 2392-6359
1. Fill out the application form and enclose two photos.
Present a valid ID or passport.
2. Pay the membership fee: NT$1,000 for six-month
members, or NT $ 1,800 for one-year members.
3. To apply membership by mail: send 2 photos, one
photocopy of valid passport or resident ID, a postal
money order of appropriate amount, one self-addressed
stamped envelop with your contact address and phone
number to 4F, No. 7 Ching-Tao East Road,
Taipei, Chinese Taipei Film Archive. Please indicate
this is an application of membership.
YOUR PRIVILEGES AS A MEMBER：
1. Free attendance of the monthly programs, special 20%
discount of the books published by TFI.
2. For six-month members and one-year members: free use
of the collection of the archive, including periodicals,
viewing videotapes in the screening booths, and checking
3. Free subscription of the quarterly, Film Appreciation
Journal: 4 issues for one-year members, 2 issues for
1 issue for seasonal members
1.The membership card is not transferable. Any change to
the membership card will not be accepted. Show the valid
card when you enter the archive.
2. Drinking and eating is not allowed. Do not come in
and out the auditorium during the screening. If the
screening has begun for 30 minutes, please do not enter
to the auditorium.
3. The members can loan two books each time. The
reference books are not for loan. To loan the foreign
language books, a deposit
NT$ 1,000 for each is required. The deposit will be
given back immediately after the books are returned. The
books are due in
three weeks. For each expired day, each book will be
charged NT$ 10. The overdue notices will be mailed to
notify the return of
the expired books. If books are not returned after three
overdue notices, the membership will be canceled. Only
after the books are returned and the expired charges are
paid, one may apply for membership again. (holidays and
Sundays are included in the overdue dates；If one’s
membership will be expired in three weeks, the member
can not loan books, or one has to give a deposit for
4. If the loaned books are lost or damaged, the borrower
shall purchase a copy of the book to replace thelost or
damaged copy, or shall compensate by paying an amount
equal to twice the original purchase price. In the case
of books no longer in print, compensation shall be in
the amount of four times the purchase price.
5. To loan and view the video (tapes, LDs, VCDs, or DVDs
) fill out the request slips and give it to the staff.
The staff will retrieve the video. Only one video may be
loaned at a time.
6. Notices for viewing the videos. *Keep quiet during
*If leave during or after the viewing, please turn off
the power and return the headset to the counter.
7.If members lose membership cards, one has to pay
NT$100 for a new card.
1.The membership card is not transferable and once
issued,it‘s’not possible to ask for refund.
2.Please follow the REGULATIONS,any violations or
making-noise in reading/AV room,the membership will
besuspended for 1 month. If violated again, the
membership will be withdrawn and the person could not
apply for membership during one year.