20 Jan , 2017 Matthew Rooke
Kim Ki-duk returns to fine filmmaking form with The Net, a film about a North Korean fisherman who becomes ensnared in South Korea’s political game.
12 Dec , 2016 Matthew Rooke
A surfer’s idyllic lifestyle is upended when an old childhood friend returns from overseas study. This is Mario Cornejo’s Filipino drama Apocalypse Child.
1 Dec , 2016 Matthew Rooke
Super Junior’s Yesung and former model Nozomi Sasaki star in the cross-cultural Japanese romantic-comedy My Korean Teacher.
24 Nov , 2016 Matthew Rooke
The only female filmmaker and horror filmmaker in Laotian history has returned with her new film, the remarkable Dearest Sister.
19 Nov , 2016 Matthew Rooke
One of five films included in Nikkatsu’s Roman Porno Reboot Project, Sion Sono’s Anti-Porno is a straight-up surreal experience. Enter with caution!
10 Nov , 2016 Matthew Rooke
Baby Ruth Villarama’s documentary Sunday Beauty Queen follows young Pinays toiling as migrant workers in Hong Kong with their one day of pageantry and fun.
27 Oct , 2016 Matthew Rooke
Kim Jee-woon’s intricate and suspenseful espionage thriller, The Age of Shadows, will keep you guessing all the way through.
13 Oct , 2016 Matthew Rooke
E J-yong’s social drama, The Bacchus Lady, is a tale of tragedy and loneliness and has a lot to say about the country’s attitude towards the elderly.
8 Jul , 2016 Matthew Rooke
In a departure from Sion Sono’s usual manic craziness, the Japanese director presents the minimal existential science fiction, The Whispering Star.
30 Jun , 2016 Matthew Rooke
Na Hong-jin’s hellish genre hopping ghost story, The Wailing, is an unrelenting experience and one that is unlikely to be forgotten about any time soon.
22 Jun , 2016 Matthew Rooke
Independent Korean mystery A Fish is a beautiful and deeply haunting debut feature from writer-director Park Hong-min.
17 Jun , 2016 Matthew Rooke
Jung Yoon-suk’s Non Fiction Diary is more than just a documentary about South Korea’s first serial murder case.