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Hong Kong

$30 TO ANTARTICA

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$30 TO ANTARTICA

Directed by Joey Chu
The filmmaker interviews her mother Ka Foon, a well-respected doctor in Hong Kong, on the inordinate challenges of…
Asia Pop!

BIG BROTHER

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BIG BROTHER

Directed by Kam Ka-Wai
Donnie Yen puts the danger in Dangerous Minds as the martial arts superstar plays a US Marine returning…

CLIQUE BAIT

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CLIQUE BAIT

Directed by Anna Mikami
The beeps of cell phones and clicks of taxi meters move us deeper into a tense epicenter where…
Masters

DETECTIVE DEE: THE FOUR HEAVENLY KINGS

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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…
Masters

A FAMILY TOUR

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A FAMILY TOUR

Directed by Ying Liang
A dissident Chinese filmmaker exiled in Hong Kong finds a way for her young son to meet the…
Asian American Panorama

HAVANA DIVAS

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HAVANA DIVAS

Directed by S. Louisa Wei
Caridad and Georgina, both with Cuban mothers and Chinese fathers, grew up in Havana performing Cantonese opera as…
Asia Pop!

MEN ON THE DRAGON

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MEN ON THE DRAGON

Directed by Sunny Chan
Lacking teamwork, Andy Lau tickets, and muscle tone in general, four aging telecom workers jump into a dragon…
Discoveries

TEN YEARS JAPAN

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TEN YEARS JAPAN

Directed by Akiyo Fujimora, Chie Hayakawa, Kei Ishikawa, Megumi Tsuno, Yusuke Kinoshita
Produced by Kore-eda, a speculative omnibus from five top and emerging Japanese filmmakers who imagine their country in…
Discoveries

TEN YEARS TAIWAN

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TEN YEARS TAIWAN

Directed by Hsieh Pei-Ju, Kek Huat Lau, Lekal Sumi Cilangasan, Lu Po-Shun, Rina B. Tsou
Cloaked in poetic sci-fi, mockumentary and high style, five up-and-coming filmmakers depict in futuristic terms the fallout from…
Discoveries

TEN YEARS THAILAND

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TEN YEARS THAILAND

Directed by Aditya Assarat, Apichatpong Weerasethakul, Chulayarnon Siriphol, Wisit Sasanatieng
With current political uncertainty suggesting dystopic futures, four Thai filmmakers (including a few juggernauts) imagine their country in…