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You don't often see female leads in Japanese dramas, making "Miss Sherlock" a particularly remarkable take on the classic detective.
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A 2016 black comedy that skewers the Japanese film industry in a tale of sex and failure.
This iteration's deadline for competition entries is November 1, 2017.
As Asian Pacific American Heritage Month winds down, don't forget to check out these three insightful Asian Pacific American short films.
This documentary about a small Texas town helps us remember that, wherever we are, we're all part of the same human struggle.
Lee Byung-hun leaves behind his usual tough guy roles to play a fund manager who uncovers a shocking secret after his life implodes.
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