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Review: “A Sun” Is A Meticulous Family Drama Worthy of Its Golden Horse Awards

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Taiwanese director Chung Mong-hong's "A Sun" weaves an intricate and entertaining tale of family misfortune.

Why “Parasite” Is Bong Joon-ho’s Biggest Hit and Darkest Film Yet

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“Parasite” speaks to Korean audiences’ real-life woes in an intricately crafted and empathetic manner.

Justin Chon’s “Ms. Purple” Pays Homage to Asian Cultural Legacies

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"Gook" director’s sophomore feature tells a poignant, female-centric story of family burdens.

Review: Taiwan’s “Dear Ex” Tells An Offbeat And Poignant Family Story

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One of Taiwan's best films of 2018, "Dear Ex" offers an emotionally complex look at a modern family.

Movie “Fathers” Showcases Both Tolerance and Challenges for Thai LGBT Couples

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The Thai movie "Fathers" shows the challenges a gay couple encounters while raising their adopted son.

 
 
 

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