When a festival nears the 20-year mark, many feel certain expectations have to be met. The Busan Film Festival, which will open its 18th edition Oct. 3, is no exception.
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SEOUL - The Busan film festival will open with dance drama "Vara: A Blessing," the third film by Buddhist monk Khyentse Norbu, and the first time that the South Korean festival has not opened with…
A warmly ingratiating snapshot of 17 Taiwanese men and women still doggedly riding their motorcycles well into their 70s and 80s.
This maniacally lightweight romantic comedy often feels like a Taipei-set "Amelie."
Lu Chuan's epic demands rigorous attention from anyone unfamiliar with Chinese history, making expansion beyond fest and arthouse venues unlikely.
This somewhat uneven but engrossing mini-triptych should please fans of Asian horror without necessarily scaring their pants off.
Ketchup Entertainment has acquired Evan Jackson Leong's “Linsanity” and will release the documentary on Oct. 4. The Jeremy Lin doc, which premiered at Sundance, will launch in Boston, Los Angeles…
Backed by a superb ensemble, Daihachi Yoshida's brilliant ensemble piece plays like an affectionately distanced version of "Clueless."
While his Hong Kong colleagues such as Chow Yun-fat, Jet Li and Michelle Yeoh -- who each took a crack at Hollywood in the late '90s -- have all slowed their tempo, Jackie Chan, at 59, seems to be…
Drafthouse Films has acquired North American rights to martial arts pic "Miami Connection," directed by Y.K. Kim.
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