Month: March 2020

VIDEOPHOBIA (Japan, 2019) [OAFF 2020]

There are few filmmakers capturing the zeitgeist of youth culture like Daisuke Miyazaki. His characters, often smartphone-wielding young women, make their way through a chaotic...

Happy Old Year (Thailand, 2019) [OAFF 2020]

Pitched perfectly between satire and drama, Happy Old Year sees writer/director Nawapol Thamrongrattanarit testing the limits of ruthlessness needed to conduct the Marie Kondo minimalist...

Wisdom Tooth (China, 2019)

“The sky was blue, the air was good and life was slow and easy …” This is Wisdom Tooth director Liang Ming’s recollection of his...

Fukuoka (South Korea/Japan, 2019)

Korean-Chinese filmmaker Zhang Lu’s Fukuoka details two estranged friends, Je-moon (Yoon Je-moon) and Hae-hyo (Kwon Hae-hyo), who have not seen each other for nearly thirty...