A charming, tightly written look at the pressure-cooker environment of Beijing high schoolers prepping for college entry.
A gossamer debut feature that compensates for its lo-fi look with glimpses of profound humanism, Chinese tyro helmer Song Fang's "Memories Look at Me" explores how recollections of the past inform…
The whole is largely equal to the sum of its parts in "10+10," a collection of 20 five-minute shorts by 10 established helmers and 10 emerging talents on the "uniqueness of Taiwan."
It's "Lights! Camera! Passport!" in the celebratory docu "Let the Wind Carry Me."
A small and delicately handled feature from young Dutch helmer David Verbeek.
A (deliberately) abstruse melange of romantic memory and time-shifting elements.
Asia's premier public and industry event, the Pusan Film Festival, celebrated its 10th birthday on Thursday with a celeb-heavy opening night screening of Taiwanese vet director Hou Hsiao-hsien's…
Hou Hsiao-Hsien bills his latest work an homage to the great Yasujiro Ozu. In "Cafe Lumiere," Hou uses Ozu's "Tokyo Story" as a quarry to construct an emotional landscape of isolated individuals…
After the success reaped by his Summer At Grandpa's, Hou Hsiao-hsien is back with another beautifully controlled and highly nostalgic picture of childhood, based on his own boyhood, a period…