Tag: New York Asian Film Festival 2019

Song Lang (Vietnam, 2018) [NYAFF 2019]

Leon Le has done a marvelous job directing his first feature film, Song Lang. Ambitious and rich in both screenplay and mise-en-scène, it tells the...

Furie (Vietnam, 2019) [NYAFF 2019]

Some films seem to exist for the sole purpose of showcasing a performer’s talent, and this is certainly true in the case of Lê Văn...

Uncle and House (China, 2019) [NYAFF 2019]

2018 saw a slew of critically acclaimed films coming out of China’s southern Guizhou province, including Bi Gan’s Long Day’s Journey into Night, Rao Xiaozhi’s...

Jam (Japan, 2018) [NYAFF 2019]

Jam is return to form for actor-director, Sabu. After some thematic and stylistic drift, which has seen him give light-hearted family drama a chance with...

Lying to Mom (Japan, 2018) [NYAFF 2019]

Katsumi Nojiri has had a long career working as an assistant director on a diverse array of films such as the comedies Seto and Utsumi (2016)...