Vietnamese director Ngo Quang Hai's first feature film is the story of Pao, a young ethnic Hmong woman whose journey to find her birth mother leads her into a world of secrets and double lives.
This week we screen Viet Nam's official section for the 2007 Academy Awards.
Fun Bar Karaoke is a show-reel for Pen-ek’s roots as a director of TV commercials and music videos. It’s a mish-mosh of styles and influences: the masculine flash of Scorsese, the sensuality of Wong ...
This is a rare opportunity to see Yasmin Ahmad's first film, with a new subtitle track, that has only been screened once in the US.
The Muay Thai scene in Thailand was set abuzz in the 90s when transvestite warrior Nong Toom (Asanee Suwan) took to the stage and battled it out with other gladiators, while at the same time battled ...
Join us for a cautionary tale of the ravages of deforestation in Viet Nam that tells the story of a family of woodcutters involved in illegal logging operations. (on 11/19)
Enjoy our Halloween-inspired thriller flick about conjoined twins from Thailand!
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.
Enjoy our Halloween-inspired thriller flick about conjoined twins from Thailand! (on 10/29)
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.