Breathtaking cinematography and an overwhelming stillness are features of this powerful film which blurs the lines between fantasy and reality in its telling of a story set in a central Indian village, writes Peter C Pugsley.
Subtitled ‘The Untold Story of Indian Cinema’, Shalom Bollywood is a heartfelt documentary about the impact of Jewish actors and filmmakers in India’s Hindi-based Bollywood cinema.
A film that will have audiences smiling throughout, Lucky is a fitting final outing for iconic actor Harry Dean Stanton.
The opening film for this year’s Japanese Film Festival is a ninja vs samurai action comedy loosely based on real historical events from the 16th century.
A Yellow Bird is the fictional but highly personal story of Siva, one of the minority Indian race in Singapore presented here as an underclass, locked out of the economic richness of the city-state.
With full-throttle, gruesome action – including a motorbike chase involving Samurai swords – this cutting-edge Korean film is a cracker, writes Peter C Pugsley.