‘Crazy Rich Asians’, a cultural movement in American cinema

Crazy Rich Asians
Back in June 2017 I vividly recall strolling through Barnes & Noble and laying my eyes on Kevin Kwan’s ‘Crazy Rich’ trilogy laid out on the shelf; the third book Rich People Problems had just come out. With flashy and unconventional titles of course they caught my eye, I read the back cover of Crazy Rich Asians, paged through...

MOVIE REVIEW: “CRAZY RICH ASIANS”

CRAZY RICH ASIANS
Tonight, August 8th I watched the preview screening of the long-awaited movie "CRAZY RICH ASIANS" based on the best selling novel of Kevin Kwan now available in bookstores. All I can say is that THIS MOVIE IS A MUST SEE. It will be in all theaters starting August 15th. You will not wink your eye at all in this...

Peking Opera Classic Excerpts in Miami

Peking Opera
Peking Opera, as China's national essence, has been listed as one of the intangible cultural heritage by the United Nations and is now a very popular Chinese national art which is full of Chinese characteristics and loved by the audience at home and abroad. On the stage of Peking Opera, a horsewhip represents riding, a quant represents rowing, a table can not only be a table...

FilmRise to release “The Departure” on January 9

The Departure - FilmRise
FILMRISE TO RELEASE EMMY-AWARD WINNING DIRECTOR, LANA WILSON’S LATEST DOCUMENTARY “THE DEPARTURE” “A beautiful meditation on the value of life… This is a film that manages to be simple yet thought-provoking, sad yet comforting, and anguished yet tranquil. In short, a work of art.” – The San Francisco Chronicle Available on Amazon, iTunes, Google Play and Vudu, as well as DVD and Blu-ray January 9 Brooklyn, NY --...

Opening Night of Hong Kong Pulse Light Show

Hong Kong Pulse Light Show
Hong Kong Pulse Night Show has brighten up the famous culture center in Tsim Sha Tsui,  Hong Kong this winter.  The exhilarating multimedia light show with spectacular lighting effects, 3D projection mapping, music and sound effects at the Hong Kong Cultural Centre Open Piazza attracts many locals and tourists all over the world.   This 8-minute free performance runs from December 1 to December 28...

Global Peace Film Festival 2017

This year's Global Peace Film Festival will take place Sept. 18 - 24 at various locations around Orlando. According to the festival's site, the non-for-profit festival is used to "further the cause of peace on earth" and "connect expression – artistic, political, social and personal – to positive, respectful vehicles for action and change." A number of films will be played across...

Cockpit-type gaming desk press release

Japanese company Beijing Co., Ltd. announced their latest innovation, the "long monitor arm", by their interior brand "Bauhutte (R) Bauhtete". This multi "monitor arm" allows them to build a cockpit-type gaming desk and puts the user in a sleeping position for a more comfortable experience. This gaming desk is form fitting to the user's budget, how large they want the...

BIRTH of the DRAGON

Birth of the Dragon
BH Tilt & WWE Studios martial arts action film Birth of the Dragon will be released in theaters nationwide on August 25, 2017. This feature-length dramatization, a U.S./China joint-production inspired by a true event, is brought to the screen by director GEORGE NOLFI (The Adjustment Bureau) from a screenplay by the Oscar-nominated writing team of STEPHEN J. RIVELE and CHRISTOPHER WILKINSON (Ali,...

Spider-Man Flies over Tokyo

Spiderman
Spider-Man: Homecoming in US theaters this Summer.  The Spiderman×Jetstar have a special promotion.  Jetstar unveiled a Spider-Man themed plane in Japan and filled it with 40 Spider-Man cosplayers.  The plane from Narita International Airport to the Naha Airport.

Maiko: Dancing Child

MAIKO: DANCING CHILD
A film by Ase Svenheim Drivenes 70 minutes, documentary, color, English, 2015 Maiko Nishino's destiny was decided before she was born. Her name, Maiko, means dancing child. Her mother sold their house and car to send 14 year-old Maiko to the most prestigious dancing academies in Europe. Maiko knew she couldn't return to Japan as a failure. Now Maiko is 32 and at...
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