Found 29 films | Currently viewing films in section Asian Vision
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    Absent Without Leave

    / National Gallery of Singapore*
    *Filmmaker in Attendance

    The murky waters of Malaya’s history of Communism are mapped onto the filmmaker’s memoirs of his martyred grandfather.

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    Art Through Our Eyes

    / National Gallery of Singapore*
    *Filmmakers in Attendance

    Art and film coalesce in this anthology of shorts by five heavyweights of Southeast Asian cinema.

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    Bangkok Nites

    / National Gallery of Singapore

    A portrait of Bangkok working ladies and their Japanese clientele that hits the dusty road with the frantic energy of the beat generation.

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    Big Big World

    / National Museum of Singapore*
    *Filmmaker in Attendance

    The bond between orphaned siblings is put to the test as they flee the horrors of the city into the isolation of nature.

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    Bitcoin Heist

    / National Gallery of Singapore*
    *Filmmaker in Attendance

    Vietnam’s answer to Ocean’s Eleven with a cool virtual twist.

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    Yamato (California)

    / The Arts House*
    *Filmmaker in Attendance

    The historical backdrop of American presence in Japan and its cultural disjuncture in hybridity is explored through a girl’s musical journey as a rapper.

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    The City of Mirrors: a fictional biography

    / The Arts House*
    *Filmmaker in Attendance

    A hallucinatory portrait of familial relations, set amidst the naturalistic backdrop of Vietnam.

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    Dearest Sister

    / National Gallery of Singapore*
    *Filmmaker in Attendance

    Lao’s only female and horror director returns with an exquisite chiller that holds a mirror towards the neuroses of contemporary Laotian society.

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    Diamond Island

    / National Gallery of Singapore

    Youthful naiveté and bitter reality is presented in vibrant kaleidoscopic vision, within the settings of present day, rapidly-progressing Cambodia.