Overtly stylised Korean film noir, The Age of Shadows is a beautifully filmed cloak-and-dagger twisting narrative as the Korean Resistance attempt to move explosives from Shanghai into Seoul to move against the 1930s Japanese occupation. 68 more words
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“After the Storm” will make you fall in love with cinema all over again.
Review by Dana Summers and Shadan Larki
Hirokazu Koreeda is an icon of Japanese cinema and after watching his latest film “After the Storm,” it’s clear that he is worthy of such stature. 593 more words
A clunky, stilted film, the lack of creative experience on and off screen undermines the telling of this fascinating (but horrific) true story.
In 1997, Anu Singh killed her boyfriend, Joe Cinque, by administering a fatal dose of heroin having earlier sedated him with Rohypnol. 103 more words
Film buffs, your local Asian American film festival is back and bigger than before.
The 9th annual Austin Asian American Film Festival will feature narrative films, documentary films, and short films from a variety of Asian countries such as Japan, Vietnam, China, South Korea, India, and much more! 258 more words