Exploring the world and self through a cinematic lens
"Berlinized" is a peek into the bizarre art culture that grew out of the fallen Berlin Wall.
A new documentary profiles the hijra - a unique transgender community in India with several thousand years of history.
This documentary about a small Texas town helps us remember that, wherever we are, we're all part of the same human struggle.
Russian filmmaker Vitaly Manskiy's Under the Sun is perhaps the most philosophical and artistic documentary I've seen about North Korea.
An empathetic, intimate documentary that chronicles students taking the Suneung, South Korea's all-important college entrance exam.
This documentary about Deng Xiaoping, father of China's "reform and opening", reveals as much about his country's present as its past.
Erik Shirai’s The Birth of Sake is a warm love letter to the national liquor of Japan and the people who make it happen. Shirai...
Robert H. Lieberman’s They Call It Myanmar: Lifting the Curtain is an exceptional layperson’s introduction to modern Burma and its tribulations. However, those who desire...
Thanks to 2013’s Captain Phillips, public perception of Somali pirates is now tilted towards a military dimension of Navy SEALs coming and saving the day...
More than a decade on, Control Room (trailer here) is perhaps more relevant and entertaining than it was upon its release in 2004. Set during...
Singaporean film “1400” to have UK theatrical screening on August 27, 2017
HBO announces second annual APA Visionaries short film competition for 2017-2018
“Fathers” director Palatpol Mingpornpichit on making a film about LGBT families in Thailand
Review: This is Not What I Expected (China, 2017)
Trailer: PLA propaganda movie “The Founding of an Army” premieres on August 1, 2017
Trailer: “Wukong” hits Chinese theaters on July 13
Review: The Wedding Plan (Israel, 2016)
Review: A Loner (China, 2017)