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Bad Rap (documentary) |indie Trailer Thursday

Four Asian-American rappers run into tough obstacles as they try to make it big in Hip Hop, a genre rooted in black culture.

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CineFilipino 2016 (Part 1)

A LOTTO LIKE LOVE (Carla Baful)

It’s hard to say good things about A Lotto Like Love — the fact that it got made is quite a feat in itself, but even admitting that leaves a bad taste in the mouth. 1,181 more words

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森の伝説 (Legend of the Forest)

Director: Osamu Tezuka
Release Date: 1987
Rating: ★★★★★
Review:

‘Legend of the Forest’ is Tezuka’s longest and most ambitious short film.

Like many of his films it shows Tezuka’s concern with environmental issues. 404 more words

★★★★★

Film Log: January 2016

Wenn Deramas has built an empire. Not everyone is happy about it, but it’s futile to deny its existence and power, considering that five of the top ten highest grossing Filipino films of all time are his. 1,043 more words

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Muramasa

Director: Osamu Tezuka
Release Date: 1987
Rating: ★★★½
Review:

This film is named after a medieval sword smith who made swords that were supposedly cursed, creating blood lust in its wielder and finally making him commit suicide. 115 more words

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Jumping

Director: Osamu Tezuka
Release Date: 1984
Rating: ★★★★★ ♕
Review:

Osamu Tezuka is known as the founder of commercial animation in Japan, but he never lost sight of the artistic possibilities of animation. 171 more words

Independent Film Makers

AAAFF 2015: Festival Recap

Film buffs received an opportunity to watch a plethora of Asian feature films and short films last weekend from Nov. 12-15 at the 8th Austin Asian American Film Festival… 569 more words

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