Reviews

MIFF 2015 Review: Partners in Crime

11 Aug , 2015  

Taiwanese high school murder mystery Partners in Crime follows three boys who investigate the mysterious death of a female student from their school.

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MIFF 2015 Review: Hill of Freedom

5 Aug , 2015  

More soju and unrequited love abound in Hong Sang-soo’s Hill of Freedom which sees a Japanese teacher arrive in Korea in search of an old flame.

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MIFF 2015 Review: The Liar

4 Aug , 2015  

Casting a critical eye over materialism and social status in South Korea is, The Liar, a film about a pathological liar and her double life.

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MIFF 2015 Review: Flapping in the Middle of Nowhere

31 Jul , 2015  

Vietnamese arthouse abortion drama Flapping in the Middle of Nowhere heralds the arrival of a new and intriguing female director – Diep Hoang Nguyen.

Features

Interview: Director Jin Mo-young talks My Love, Don’t Cross That River

29 Jul , 2015  

Hayley Inch chats with Korean director Jin Mo-young who reveals the secret to undying love in his gorgeous documentary My Love, Don’t Cross That River.

News

News: Korean Film Festival in Australia 2015 Full Program

23 Jul , 2015  

The full program for the 2015 Korean Film Festival in Australia is here and it’s a doozy… Find out which Australian Premieres were looking out for!

Reviews

Review: A Werewolf Boy

21 Jul , 2015  

A critical and commercial success in South Korea in 2012, A Werewolf Boy, is a fantastic romance-fantasy hybrid packed with excellent writing and acting.

Giveaways

Giveaway: The Tale of the Princess Kaguya

15 Jul , 2015  

Find out how you can win one of three Blu-ray copies of Studio Ghibli’s The Tale of the Princess Kaguya!

News

News: Melbourne International Film Festival 2015 Full Program

13 Jul , 2015  

The full program lineup for this year’s edition of the Melbourne International Film Festival has been unveiled! Find out our choice highlights are!

Reviews

Review: Ai Weiwei – The Fake Case

22 Jun , 2015  

An unofficial sequel to one of 2012’s best documentaries, Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case sees the renowned Chinese artist fight China’s bogus charges on him.

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SFF 2015 Review: Kabukicho Love Hotel

13 Jun , 2015  

Japanese indie filmmaker Ryuichi Hiroki returns to his roots in Kabukicho Love Hotel, a sexual drama about a love hotel’s staff and its patrons.

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SFF 2015 Review: The Look of Silence

11 Jun , 2015  

Following The Act of Killing’s success, Joshua Oppenheimer returns to Indonesia for The Look of Silence and talks to the victims of those mass murders.