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A FAREWELL

Film

A FAREWELL

Directed by Yifei He
After his death, young Han Chinese woman explores her grandfather's Muslim faith, turning heads and revealing neglected family…
Masters

ASH IS PUREST WHITE

Film

ASH IS PUREST WHITE

Directed by Jia Zhang-ke
In the heat of panic, Qiao fires a gun to protect the man she loves. For him, she…
Asia Pop!

DEAD PIGS

Film

DEAD PIGS

Directed by Cathy Yan
In a world where money is everything, how do you keep your soul? Based on true events, an…
Masters

DETECTIVE DEE: THE FOUR HEAVENLY KINGS

Film

DETECTIVE DEE: THE FOUR HEAVENLY KINGS

Directed by Tsui Hark
The Tang Dynasty’s most beloved sleuth returns to the big screen to outsmart secular and supernatural forces, while…

DOWN THERE

Film

DOWN THERE

Directed by Zhengfan Yang
Mysterious sounds trigger cruel indifference, reluctant concern, and more in this mesmerizing and thrilling view outside the rear…
Discoveries

GIRLS ALWAYS HAPPY

Film

GIRLS ALWAYS HAPPY

Directed by Yang Mingming
Director-actor Yang Mingming’s feisty new feature pits the cranky crackling wits of mother and daughter, both struggling writers…
Asia Pop!

HOW LONG WILL I LOVE U

Film

HOW LONG WILL I LOVE U

Directed by Su Lun
In this time traveling screwball romcom, bootstrapped strangers Xiao and Lu wake up in the same bed, toggling…

LILY’S PAIN STORE

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LILY’S PAIN STORE

Directed by Chen Li
When a stylish shopgirl in Beijing becomes obsessed with a neighborhood "Pain Store" selling artisanal torture tinctures, experiments…
Discoveries

LONG DAY’S JOURNEY INTO NIGHT

Film

LONG DAY’S JOURNEY INTO NIGHT

Directed by Bi Gan
After returning to his hometown, Luo Hongwu finds in an old clock the photo of a mysterious woman,…

PRACTICE

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PRACTICE

Directed by Iyabo Kwayana
Shaolin practice session perfectly jumps between Wiseman-esque details, lush swirls of martial arts hypnosis, and Busby Berkeley effects…