Simple, direct and involving, "Ice Poison" shows how the desire to escape harsh economic and social circumstances slowly drives two young Burmese people toward selling and using life-wrecking drugs.
The obsessive desire for youth and beauty among members of Manila's transgender community is examined with documentary-like authenticity in the well-crafted drama "Quick Change."
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With its meditations on identity, community and spirituality, this Thai arthouse entry will find favor with audiences that don't mind a mood-over-plot approach.
Hannah Espia makes an impressive debut with this gracefully directed, inventively edited look at the plight of Filipino immigrant workers in Israel.
Jeffrey Jeturian pokes good-natured fun at TV soap operas in this appealing dramedy starring Filipino screen queen Vilma Santos.
Showbiz dreams and political commentary mix harmoniously in this entertaining documentary about the first all-girl pop group to emerge from Burma.
Visuals are more dazzling than the storytelling in "Journey to the West: Conquering the Demons." A qualified return to form for Hong Kong hitmaker Stephen Chow ("Kung Fu Hustle) after mushy sci-fier…
Visuals are more dazzling than the storytelling in "Journey to the West: Conquering the Demons."
Laos' first ever crime-thriller, "At the Horizon" is a well-written and well-performed account of a mute mechanic who violently crosses paths with a rich college kid.