TIGER'S EYE ON... LAM SUET
His name might sound like some kind of traditional British meat stew to English-speakers, but anyone vaguely familiar with recent Hong Kong movies will be familiar with the face of Lam Suet....
Also... Song Gang-ho, Zhang Yuan
Cyborgs and Samurai: The Berlin Film Festival 2007
Samurai, surveillance, naughty schoolchildren, the Mona Lisa and Malaysian Communist fighters in exile: just a flavour of some of the Asian films that graced the stage at the recent Berlin Film Festival...
Two Steps Back: Duelist
Also: Eye in the Sky, Welcome to Dongmakgol, Mikio Naruse box set, Funeral Parade of Roses...
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Firecracker Blog Coming Soon!
Welcome to Firecracker TV!
Firecracker is excited to present FIRECRACKER TV - a living, breathing, streaming online Asian movie channel with movies on demand...
Movies available now and coming soon, Firecracker TV FAQ
Robot Dreams: Park Chan-Wook Interviewed
Korean Park Chan-wook is one of the most influential Asian directors of recent years and is in a great way responsible for turning a new generation on to Asian cinema...
A Family Affair: Move Over Ozu
Make way for the modern Japanese family, depicted with all its warts, neurosis and considerable charm in Move Over Ozu, a season of contemporary Japanese films currently touring the UK...
Scholarships for Japanese Students
The Consulate-General of Japan in New York is calling for scholarship applications for students. Interested parties should apply online directly using the online scholarship management system here.