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Comedy, J-Horror, Japanese cinema, News, Terracotta Distribution, Yakuza -

With notable and legendary directors like Akira Kurosawa, Yasujirō Ozu and Akio Jissôji who shaped the country’s film industry and contributed works that influenced even western cinema—it’s no doubt that Japanese cinema continues to evolve. 

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Far East Asian Cinema, K-Drama, korean cinema, Short Film, Terracotta Distribution -

Director Minji Kang's short chamber drama is at heart a story of familial and intergenerational conflict, but set in a unique crucible: the authoritarian politics of North Korea, whose pressures distort and warp the father-daughter dynamic to an untenable, shocking point.

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Far East Asian Cinema, News, Terracotta Distribution -

A few years back East Asian cinema experienced a boom in popularity, but these days most titles find it difficult to get even a small release in the UK. Can audiences learn to embrace Eastern cinema once again?

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Hong Kong Cinema, Short Film -

Writers and director Timothy Yeung and Yinuo Wang (who plays lead role, Li Jan) have created one young girl's quiet yet harrowing emotional journey, as she arrives in Hong Kong from China on a 90-day tourist visa. But during her time in HK she delves deeper into the underbelly of HK society

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