Eros + Massacre (1969) – The Daily Movie Wallpaper – Kiju Yoshida

 The Daily Movie Wallpaper Sunday, January 24, 2010   One of the big regrets of 2010 will be not getting a chance to get out to the 2010 International Film Festival Rotterdam for its Kiju Yoshida retrospective of 7 films. What a solid lineup they have selected! I absolutely love this beautiful still from Eros…

Fish Story from Yoshihiro Nakamura Wins Top Prize at NIFFF 2009

Fish Story from Yoshihiro Nakamura wins the prestigious H.R. Giger Award “Narcisse” for best feature film and overall top prize at the 9th Neuchatel International Fantastic Film Festival (NIFFF; www.nifff.ch). It also picked up the Denis-de-Rougemont Youth Award. Benny Chan’s Connected picked up this years audience award. Best Asian Movie Award goes to Tsutomu Hanabusa’s,…

Antichrist (2009) – New Cinema Wallpaper of the Day – 15 New Images

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Apocalypse Tony Jaa! Ong Bak 2 Kicks Down the Walls of SXSW 2009!

The adrenaline rush you have been waiting for is finally here! Like the film, “Che“… “Ong Bak 2” simply should have been called, “JAA.” Calling it “Ong Bak 2” makes about as much sense as calling it “Ma and Pa Kettle Go to Thailand and Get Their Ass Kicked by Tony Jaa.” The film takes…

Nippon Connection 2009 – Select Titles Announced

Nippon Connection (www.nipponconnection.com) easily rates as one of my all-time favorite film festivals to visit. It’s a small intimate 5 day celebration of Japanese cinema and culture that takes place each April in Frankfurt, Germany. It truly is a immersive and unique experience and highly recommended. Note that Chris from the great Toronto J-Film Pow-Wow…