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If you grew up with a tiger parent, or find yourself becoming one—this show is for you.
Making deals with North Korea? Check. Election interference? Check. "The Spy Gone North" offers a captivating, timely spy story.
Timothy Niwamanya details the history of Ugandan cinema's difficult birth and its flourishing present.
Marco Wilms discusses rebels, politicians, and what it was like being a foreigner shooting a politically charged documentary in Taiwan.
My family experienced a key moment of Korean history. I didn't know until I watched this movie.
Realistic gun battles and brutal fight scenes open a window into the Philippines drug war
Freddy Lim speaks about Taiwanese politics, music, fatherhood — and being the subject of a new documentary.
Cinema Escapist talks to some of the people behind the biggest milestone in African cinema this decade.
UNESCO's Chief of the History and Memory for Dialogue discusses the organization's priorities in Africa and his personal relationship with the continent.
The legendary filmmaker talks exclusively to Cinema Escapist about his mission to restore and promote African films.
Netflix’s Highly Relatable “On Children” Is “Black Mirror” With Tiger Moms
Review: “The Spy Gone North” Is A Thrillingly Relevant Look at Korean Politics
A Closer Look at Ugandan Cinema
Interview: “Metal Politics Taiwan” Director Marco Wilms
How “A Taxi Driver” Helped Me Connect With My Family
Review: “BuyBust” is a Brutally Realistic Depiction of the Philippine Drug War
Interview: Freddy Lim, Rockstar Turned Legislator, Talks “Metal Politics Taiwan”
The African Film Heritage Project: Cinema’s Next Chapter