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CLOSING NIGHT FILM: RAMEN SHOP

Film

CLOSING NIGHT FILM: RAMEN SHOP

Directed by Eric Khoo
A cinematic turducken of food movie wrapped in a love story marinated by Singapore’s multi-ethnic history. Two iconic…
Discoveries

ASAKO I & II

Film

ASAKO I & II

Directed by Ryusuke Hamaguchi
Asako’s first love is a fantasy lifted from the movies: he’s cruelly handsome, heart-stoppingly passionate. Two years later,…
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…
Masters

DEAD SOULS

Film

DEAD SOULS

Directed by Wang Bing
Survivors of China’s Anti-Rightist Campaign of 1957-59 recount, with unflinching straightforwardness, the terrors of their imprisonment, the mundane…

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…

HAENYO, THE WOMEN OF THE SEA

Film

HAENYO, THE WOMEN OF THE SEA

Directed by Éloïc Gimenez
Evocative sketches of haenyo, the diving women of Jeju in South Korea, celebrating the idiomatic expressions and musicality…
Asia Pop!

A LAND IMAGINED

Film

A LAND IMAGINED

Directed by Yeo Siew Hua
In this breathtaking Singaporean noir, the black heart of the criminal underworld isn’t drugs but sand, used to…
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,…
Masters

VISION

Film

VISION

Directed by Naomi Kawase
A forest ranger is visited by a French journalist in search of a mythic plant thought to alleviate…