The Wolves of the East

The Wolves of the East | Higashi no Ohkami (2018): “.. I could really empathize .. not that I have ever hunted..”

“What a beautiful film. I really thought The Wolves of the East | Higashi no Ohkami (2018) was a beautiful film. The story of the film made me think of Akira Kurosawa’s film Dersu Uzala. . .

Passage of Life

Film Review: Passage of Life (2017); Director Akio Fujimoto.

Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐ – 4/5. What a lovely film! Passage of Life (2017) is a reminder of a world we know off, but unfortunately many people do not wish to acknowledge or wish to see it. Refugees and immigrants is a constant reoccuring topic, but nowadays it might be even more important than ever before. . .

Ramen Heads

Film Review: Ramen Heads (2017).

Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐ – 3.5/5. Ramen Heads: As a foodie and film lover, I HAD to see this documentary about ‘Ramen King’ Osamu Tomita and his obsessive passion for the perfect ramen. While addressing the value of such as simple dish like ramen and the hard-work entailed behind it, the film made me hungry. . .

Akio Fujimoto

CinemAsia Film Festival Q & A: Akio Fujimoto’s Passage of Life (2017).

“Akio Fujimoto’s wife is from Myanmar and she is here with us in the Cinema theater. Passage of Life is a fiction film and it isn’t based on a personal story of Akio and his wife. It is based on people who know about these life experiences, but its not a documentary about these people. . .

Film recensie: Ghost in the Shell (2016).

⭐⭐⭐⭐ – 4/5. Wauw! Ik heb nog nooit de echte Ghost in the Shell gezien, maar deze versie maakte flinke indruk op mij. . .