Tag archive for ‘Asian film’
By Editorial On Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

01 NOV – East Asian Cinematic Highlights / SEA Arts Festival

East Asian Cinematic Highlights as part of the SEA Arts Festival 2014 East Asian filmmakers in the UK have created a collection of eclectic film shorts and warmly invite you to the screening! Taking place on Saturday More...

By Editorial On Monday, October 20th, 2014

06-21 NOV London Korean Festival returns

London Korean Film Festival 2014 takes place 06-21st November The London Korean Film Festival (LKFF) returns to the capital for the 9th annual edition, 6th -21st November. The 2014 programme gives audiences across More...

By Editorial On Friday, October 17th, 2014

31 0CT – 02 NOV East Winds Festival showcases East Asian cinema in Coventry

East Winds Film Festival showcasing Asian cinema 31 Oct – 02 Nov UK’S BIGGEST ASIAN FILM SHOWCASE OUTSIDE OF LONDON East Winds, the UK’s only major showcase of East Asian cinema outside of London and More...

By Editorial On Friday, February 28th, 2014

26 FEB – 09 MARCH Asia House holds Pan-Asia Film Festival

Asia House presents the 6th Pan-Asia Film Festival 2014 showcasing the breadth and variety of Asian cinema.  The festival will include seven UK premieres and two London premieres and feature names from across More...

By Guest Contributor On Sunday, February 23rd, 2014

Feng Xiaogang in conversation at the BFI: Holding a Mirror up to Chinese society

Last night’s pre-screening talk by film director Feng Xiaogang climaxed the Spectacular China season at the BFI Anna Chen reports. After a start as slow as wet cement, it livened up considerably once Feng More...

By Editorial On Wednesday, February 19th, 2014

26 FEB Terracotta Film Club screen ‘Stray Cat Rock’

Terracotta Film Club screen Japanese cult classic Stray Cat Rock at the Prince Charles Cinema this month Last month they screened Shinya Tsukamoto’s cult thriller, BULLET BALLET, this month the UK’s More...

By Editorial On Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014

03 – 21 FEB Spectacular Chinese Film at the BFI *COMPETITION* Win 2 tickets plus dinner at Ping Pong restaurant

The British Film Institute rolls out a month of spectacular Chinese film by director Feng Xiaogang this February The month’s screening marks the beginning of the year-long programme ‘Electric Shadows’ celebrating More...

By Editorial On Saturday, January 18th, 2014

29 JAN Terracotta Film Club screen ‘Bullet Ballet’ *2 TICKETS TO GIVEAWAY*

January 2014 marks the one year anniversary of Terracotta Film Club and they start the year screening Japanese Thriller BULLET BALLET With many good films and sold out screenings, the film club returns to the Prince More...

By Tuey Mac On Sunday, December 8th, 2013

08 DEC New Secrets of the Terracotta Warriors on Channel 4

New Secrets of the Terracotta Warriors unveiled Channel 4 broadcasts a new programme revealing new recent discoveries about the Terracotta Warriors in Xian, China on Sunday 08 December at 8pm. The discovery of More...

By Tuey Mac On Friday, November 15th, 2013

27 NOV Terracotta Film Club ‘The Lady Assassin’ *2 TICKETS TO GIVEAWAY*

It’s the first big martial arts blockbuster to come out of Vietnam and make it’s debut on the western screen. The latest screening by the Terracotta Film Club this month is THE LADY ASSASSIN – More...

By Editorial On Thursday, November 7th, 2013

07-15 NOV London Korean Film Festival

The 8th annual Korean Film Festival takes place in London at the Odeon Leicester Sq showcasing the finest of Korean cineam. The festival’s Artistic Director Hye-jung Jeon says: “The Festival will amaze More...

By Tuey Mac On Thursday, October 24th, 2013

Living with Dead Hearts – The search for China’s kidnapped children

Each year, as many as 70,000 children are kidnapped in China. They are not held for ransom; rather, they are sold. Some are sold into new families who raise them like adopted children; others are sold into slave More...

By Editorial On Sunday, October 13th, 2013

09-20 OCT Top Asian Films at BFI Film Festival

The BFI Film Festival returns with an array of outstanding international films showing 09-20 October. Tickets for the BFI Film Festival are only available in advance through the BFI website or booking office  http://www.bfi.org.uk and More...

By Editorial On Thursday, July 11th, 2013

15 -18 JULY Katie Leung’s on the run in Channel 4’s new drama RUN

Actress Katie Leung, best known for her role as Cho Chang in Harry Potter movies stars as an illegal immigrant on the run in Channel 4’s latest new drama ‘Run.’ RUN is a 4 part drama starting More...

By Editorial On Sunday, May 5th, 2013

29 MAY Terracotta Film Club ‘Days of Being Wild’ *2 TICKETS TO GIVEAWAY*

This month sees a screening of Wong Kar Wai’s masterpieces ‘ Days of Being Wild’ by the Terracotta Film Club. Following last month’s sellout of Lady Snowblood with crowds being turned away More...

By Editorial On Thursday, April 18th, 2013

24 April: Terracotta Film Club ‘Lady Snowblood’ *2 TICKETS TO GIVEAWAY*

‘ Terracotta Film Club presents Japanese classic ‘Lady Snowblood’ from legendary director Toshiya Fujita – a blood-splattered Samurai masterpiece from the golden age of Japanese cult cinema More...

By Editorial On Saturday, March 16th, 2013

27 MARCH Terracotta Film Club ‘Chocolate’ *2 TICKETS TO GIVEAWAY*

It’s Asian Girl Power in this month’s film selection as Terracotta Film Club presents awesome Thai martial arts film CHOCOLATE at the Prince Charles Cinema on Wednesday 27 March. To mark National Women’s More...

By Editorial On Wednesday, March 6th, 2013

06-17 MARCH Pan Asia Film Festival

The Pan Asia Film Festival will be showcasing top Asian cinema across London and other UK cities between 6-17 March 2013. The festival will be screening a selection of Asian films in the UK for the first time  and More...

By Editorial On Wednesday, February 20th, 2013

27 FEB Terracotta Film Club ‘Vulgaria’ *2 TICKETS TO GIVEAWAY*

Terracotta Film Club presents Pang Ho-Cheung’s VULGARIA at the Prince Charles Cinema on February 27 at 9pm The ‘Terracotta Film Club’ continues with its monthly residency at the Prince Charles Cinema More...

By Editorial On Monday, February 4th, 2013

09-11 FEB The BFI celebrates Chinese New Year with Chinese films

Between Feb 9-11 the BFI are showing a number of British Chinese movies to mark the Chinese New Year celebrations. The UK’s Chinese-British community is one of the largest settlements of its kind in the world More...