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Marco Wilms discusses rebels, politicians, and what it was like being a foreigner shooting a politically charged documentary in Taiwan.
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.
"En el Séptimo Día" director Jim McKay discusses how he went about making a film so different from his own lived experience.
The directors of "Nossa Chape" discuss their documentary, and the power of sport in recovering from national tragedies.
Huang discusses how consumerism, class, and Taiwanese language shape his Golden Horse Award-winning film "The Great Buddha+".
America has YouTube celebrities—but who are the "internet famous" in China?
Bavo Defurne is interested in the subtle emotions that film can capture with details of dialogue and visual depth. In this conversation, he talks about...
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