Selection of Southeast Asian films being shown at the Hawaii International Film Festival in November 2016.
Join us for a Halloween treat featuring a ghost story with vigilante mobs, bureaucratic stonewalling, and governmental corruption!
CSEAS has compiled a list of SE Asia films at the upcoming Honolulu International Film Festival (HIFF).
9 Daga introduces the audience to the slums of Indonesia and paints a bleak life on the harsh reality of its characters. (on 09/16)
“The Raid 2: Berandal,” at nearly two-and-a-half hours, is a sensationally violent film conceived as a slow-burn gangster epic.
The students of the EWC Wednesday Evening Seminar present the music documentary JALANAN on Feb. 25.
The upcoming 2014 HIFF will feature 13 films from Southeast Asia, including the first commercial film to come out of Brunei in over 50 years.
Di Timur Matahari (East of the Sun) follows young Papuan children as they struggle to get an education despite an ongoing tribal war in their midst.
The complex relationship between a devout Muslim and her transgender father is explored in the film Lovely Man. (on 4/23)
"The Act of Killing” blends the horrific & the absurd in a disturbing cocktail addressing the political turmoil in Indonesia in 1965. (on 3/26)