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Chinese Cinema, Documentary, Film review -

Chinese Film Classics is a project, a book, and a website dedicated to making early Chinese films and cinema history more accessible. Focusing on films made between the 1890s and the 1940s

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Far East Asian Cinema, Film review, Hong Kong Cinema, Martial Arts Film -

Chapman To's second feature film, The Empty Hands is not the martial arts fill you would expect. Its a powerful story about the parent-child relationship and how the interactions with one another can create a strong bond or great distance.

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Asian Horror, Film review, Interview, J-Horror, Japanese cinema, News -

To celebrate the launch of a new J-horror collection on BFI Player, one of Japan’s greatest cult filmmakers Shinya Tsukamoto, joins writer Tom Mes to discuss his career, cyberpunk, the J-horror label and working with Martin Scorsese. In partnership with Third Window Films.

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Documentary, Far East Asian Cinema, Film Festival, Film review, Hong Kong Cinema -

Keep Rolling the portrait of Hong Kong director Ann Hui is the directorial debut documentary by Man Lim Chung. It charts the 40+ successful years of an artist who is  motivated, dedicated to the practices of film-making. It’s a rare opportunity to learn more about the leading ladies of Hong Kong's New Wave Scene.

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Asian Horror, Far East Asian Cinema, Film review, Horror, Indonesian Cinema, Trailer -

Directed by Upi Avianto and starring Abimana Aryasatya as Elang, who is a man haunted by images of bizarre murders involving a killer in a rabbit costume. His efforts to solve the mystery and save the lives of those he thinks are in danger have trapped him in a downward spiral, until he himself becomes a suspect. 

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