Kai Po Che

Kai Po Che Director: Abhishek Kapoor Writer(s): based on Chetan Bhagat’s novel; Surpratik Sen, Pubali Chaudhuri, Abhishek Kapoor Country: India Year: 2013 Often compared to Rajkumar Hirani’s 3 Idiots, Kai Po Che is one of these recently popular Bollywood movies about male friendship with … Continue reading

City of Sadness

City of Sadness (悲情城市) Director: Hou Hsiao-hsien Writer(s): Chu Tien-wen, Wu Nien-jen Country: Taiwan Year: 1989 There is one way to learn about the past through history books. Piles of facts and retrospective speculations on the causes of different events cover a … Continue reading

“Creation is the most important thing people can do in their lifetime” – an interview with filmmaker Christopher Ad Castillo

Christopher Ad Castillo about arts of filmmaking, inspiration, Filipino film industry and experience growing up as a son of legendary filmmaker. Were you inspired by your father to take up the camera or did the inspiration came later? I have … Continue reading