Winter After Winter (China, 2019) [NYAFF 2019]

Following his successful first feature Seven Days (2015), Xing Jian continues his masterful use of black and white in Winter After Winter. Set in 1944 during the occupation of Manchuria when the Japanese were searching […]

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on Jul, 07 · in Reviews

Sub-Zero Wind (South Korea, 2018) [NYAFF 2019]

After getting a few shorts under her belt, director Kim Yu-ri is not afraid to aim high in her feature film debut as Sub-Zero Wind tackles a load of heavy issues. On the surface, it’sa […]

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on Jul, 05 · in Reviews

The Fatal Raid (Hong Kong, 2019) [NYAFF 2019]

The Fatal Raid brings back the “girls with guns” sub-genre of Asian action cinema with a bang. Jacky Lee’s film kicks off with a raid by Hong Kong police in Macao to take down a […]

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on Jul, 04 · in Reviews

Move the Grave (South Korea, 2019) [NYAFF 2019]

Anyone who’s ever been part of a dysfunctional relationship (be it in a family, friendship, or otherwise) will immediately recognize the constant bickering and cut-throat antics between the protagonists of Jeong Seung-o’s socially astute comedic […]

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on Jul, 02 · in Reviews


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