Asian Film Awards

Busan’s On Screen Streaming Section Pitched as Natural Extension of Film Festival

As film festivals the world over explore the crossover between feature film and television, Netflix original series “Hellbound” and ”My Name” and HBO Asia’s “Forbidden” are being given…

Why Hamaguchi Ryusuke Has an Appeal That Stretches Beyond Asia  

The Japanese film industry has produced dozens of directors that, over the decades, have been hailed by Japanese critics as masters but never became well-known abroad. Kurosawa Akira…

Love & Anarchy’s Return to In-Person Screenings Is an Occasion for National Celebration in Finland

Helsinki International Film Festival – Love & Anarchy’s return to live, in-person screenings is an occasion for national celebration, says Anna Möttölä, the executive director of the event,…

Asian Film Awards Nominations Favor Titles From China, Japan and Korea

China’s “One Second,” South Korea’s “The Book of Fish,” India’s “The Disciple,” and two Japanese films, “Wheel of Fortune and Fantasy” and “Wife of a Spy” will compete…