"Kayan" offers a glancing impression of Middle Eastern diaspora life through a vivid rendering of a busy Lebanese restaurant in Vancouver.
Seducing with whispers of sweet nothings, "I Have to Buy New Shoes" follows a casual fling that trails off on a wistful note and leaves one with an unquenchable longing.
"Doctor" is so devoid of imagination, taste or style that it's inferior to the most pedestrian K-horror.
Turning nearly every scene into a blood-soaked melee, "Your Time is Up" is a concussive viewing experience.
An Indian wannabe thesp discovers Pakistani hospitality when he's kidnapped by Muslim terrorists in "Filmistaan," a thoroughly enjoyable laffer that manages the unusual feat of weaving an ode to…
Even if this 68-minute vignette doesn't break out beyond fests, debuting helmer Keiko Tsuruoka's fresh voice promises bigger projects to come.
An unconventional cross-cultural love story with a sharp social sting, "Mai Ratima" tells of a runaway Thai immigrant and a small-town drifter lost in the bright lights of Seoul.
A documentary observing the marriage between a Caucasian American and his Chinese mail-order bride, "Seeking Asian Female" brings stereotypes of "yellow fever" and "gold-digging immigrant" into…
Offering a well-meaning, downbeat take on domestic entrapment, teenage angst and suburban ennui, "The Cowards Who Looked to the Sky" plays like a pink film for social workers.
"Night's" unassuming brilliance lies in the lyricism of love itself.
Nipponese helmer-scribe Miwa Nishikawa continues to explore themes of deceit with her fourth film, "Dreams for Sale," a provocative portrait of a husband and wife who scam women desperate for love.