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Anthony Chen's sophomore feature "Wet Season" blends feminism and coming-of-age to show the struggles of a middle-aged Singaporean woman and a teenage student.
"Dead Kids" is an otherwise unremarkable high school drama, save for its commentary on classism in the contemporary Philippines.
Joko Anwar's latest movie is a ghost story—but it's less horror flick and more Javanese cultural exposition
Joko Anwar puts an Indonesian twist on one of Western cinema's most classic genres.
How has Indonesian society evolved to accept—and then reject—homosexuality in cinema?
Cathy Garcia-Molina departs from rom-coms in a touching tale of sacrifice and love in a city far from home
Will Indonesia be able to create its own home-grown rival to the Marvel Cinematic Universe?
To celebrate Pride Month, let's take a look at 10 Asian movies featuring gay, lesbian, bisexual, trangender, or queer characters.
Cinema Escapist reveals the best Malaysian movies streaming on Netflix, across genres like action, romance, drama, horror, and more.
Not only a heartfelt and genuine portrayal of a Filipino domestic helper’s story, but also a tribute to those who refuse to stop chasing their...