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Chinese Oscars

Stars gather for Chinese ‘Oscars’ in Taiwan

TAIPEI: Asian cinema's top stars gather in Taipei on Saturday for Taiwan's Golden Horse film awards, dubbed the Chinese-language "Oscars", with acclaimed director Zhang Yimou's "Shadow" leading the race. Oscar-winning Taiwanese-American director Ang Lee, Chinese superstar Gong Li and Hong Kong's "heavenly king" Andy Lau are among the celebrities due to walk down the red carpet in Taipei ahead of the glitzy ceremony. Chinese director Zhang's martial arts epic, inspired by traditional ink-brush painting, leads with 12…