Merantau

Merantau (2009): “..they displayed Asian characters who resembled me..”

“The first film about Indonesian martial arts that I ever watched is Merantau (2009), directed by the Scottish Gareth Evans. A very sophisticated film. . .

CinemAsia Film Festival

Humans of Film Amsterdam & CinemAsia Film Festival 2019.

As from March 1st, you’ll be able to read stories from filmLAB participants and CinemAsia Film Festival involvees. Save the date March 5th till 10th. . .

Oriented

Experiencing a Festival’s ‘Taste’ in Film Selection and Organization: Oriented (2015) | Mondial 2010 (2013).

Oriented (2015): On Wednesday, the ninth of December 2016, Amsterdam’s newest film festival addition finally launched. International Queer & Migrant film. . .

Hamam: Il Bagno Turco

Hamam: Il Bagno Turco: “The first gay film that I have seen.”

“I think Hamam: Il Bagno Turco (1997) was the first gay film that I have seen. It’s a Turkish-Italian film by Ferzan Özpetek and it’s quite a sensitive film. . .