Film Festival Videos - International, Independent, Cult

AFM 2011: Thai teens want revenge in BANGKOK KUNG FU!

Thai writer-director Yuthlert Sippapak caught my attention with his bizarre genre-bending horror comedy RAHTREE: FLOWER OF THE NIGHT back in 2003 and has long enjoyed plenty of love on these pages, not least for his recent one-two punch of FRIDAY... More »
By James Marsh   

AFM 2011: Gorgeous English-friendly trailer for Gordon Chan's MURAL

A project that started life as a proposed sequel to his 2008 supernatural drama PAINTED SKIN, Gordon Chan's MURAL has since taken on a life of its own and proved to be a substantial holiday season hit with Mainland Chinese... More »
By James Marsh   

AFM 2011: English Trailer And Sales Art For Prachya Pinkaew's THE KICK

Ong Bak director Prachya Pinkaew has imported a slew of Korean talent to Thailand for his latest feature, The Kick. Choosing to focus on the art of taekwondo rather than his signature fight style of muay thai for this one... More »
By Todd Brown   

New clip from Polanski's CARNAGE

Roman Polanski's Carnage has been making it's way across the Fall festival circuit ahead of it's December 16th release (see Peter Gutierrez's review from NYFF and Shelagh M. Rowan-Legg's review from London). The next stop is LA's AFI Fest and... More »
By Ryland Aldrich   

Beautiful US Trailer For Cannes Favourite THE ARTIST

From writer-director Michel Hazanavicius comes this French romance starring Jean Dujardin, Bérénice Bejo, John Goodman, Malcolm McDowell and Missi Pyle. It generated a lot of positive buzz at this year's Cannes Film Festival, where Dujardin took home the Best... More »
By Hugo Ozman