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Showing posts from 2008

Kimmy Kiew is Zoey, a Dawson's Creek character with ice powers

I DO have a clearer photo of Brigitte Lin from Dubai Film Fest!

Thomas Alfredson's 'Låt den rätte komma in (Let The Right One In) is hauntingly sweet

Shimaka Sato's K-20: Legend of the Mask K-20 怪人二十面相・伝 starring Takeshi Kaneshiro and Takako Matsu

Senso-ji (Asakusa Temple) does not celebrate Christmas

2008 in Review: Top 20 Most-Viewed Posts

The many faces of Dubai

Seeing Tsui Hark and Brigitte Lin during my last day at the Dubai International Film Fest 2008!

The CHICKEN RICE MYSTERY screenings at the Dubai International Film Fest

Photos from my first day at the Dubai International Film Festival 2008

The Curious Incident Of The Vanishing Sunglasses

The golden leaves of Yoyogi Park

I stumbled into a role as an extra in a new film with Love Exposure's Mitsushima Hikari

Synchronicity

[TOKYO FILMeX] Love Exposure 愛のむきだし

Autumn at Ueno Park

Conversations With Other Women. The split screen technique.

[TOKYO FILMeX] Strizh

Films I want to catch at the Dubai International Film Festival

[TOKYO FILMeX] Linha de Passe

Shocked to see old high school friend in a short film!

Megumi Yokata photo exhibition, TOKYO FILMeX Opening Ceremony + Tony Leung Ka Fai's 5 greatest roles

Final thoughts on Rome trip and BMW Shorties

[Tokyo International Film Festival] The Clone Returns To Homeland クローンは故郷をめざす

ICHI 市 starring Haruka Ayase

17th of November. Mom's Birthday. A Video Retrospective

A serious research on Akihabara maids

Rome Day 2 (Pt. 2) - PRIDE AND GLORY premiere, Colin Farrell hides from me as I walk down the red carpet

Watching Hong Sang-Soo films, discovering Miwa Nishikawa. Researching for new short film.

Rome Day 2 (Pt. 1) - Unforgettable sights during the half-day city tour

Quantum of Solace

Witnessing history before returning to Tokyo again.

Rome Day 1 (Pt. 2) - the EASY VIRTUE premiere with Jessica Biel and Ben Barnes at the Rome International Film Festival

Rome Day 1 (Pt. 1) - Grand hotels, real Italian pizza and Via Veneto!

Malaysian Actress Lai Ming, Golden Horse Best Supporting Actress nominee

Waiting at the Dubai International Airport

BUY MY WRITING

Creating Gems on Screen - Interview with The Star

HOPELANDER at the Tokyo Project Gathering 2008

[Tokyo International Film Festival] Kill 斬, an omnibus film by Takanori Tsujimoto, Kenta Fukasaku, Minoru Tahara and Mamoru Oshii

Two reviews of DAYS OF THE TURQUOISE SKY (KURUS)

The Girl With A Melancholic Face

Babes of Tokyo Game Show 2008

Trying to resurrect a short film project

Paco and the Magic Book パコと魔法の絵本 and its 'maximalistic' filmmaking)

CHICKEN RICE MYSTERY selected for competition at Dubai International Film Fest 2008

I like Satomi Ishihara, but I don't really get Flying Rabbits フライングラビッツ

Impromptu Paul Newman tribute. Thoughts on BUTCH CASSIDY AND THE SUNDANCE KID

DAYS OF THE TURQUOISE SKY (KURUS) wins award at Bangkok International Film Festival

Burn after reading... Salman Rushdie's MIDNIGHT'S CHILDREN

Mom force-feeds little girl (a scene from Love Suicides)

Shout-out to the cast and crew of my film LOVE SUICIDES

Film shoot at Kuala Selangor 3

Film shoot at Kuala Selangor 2

Film shoot at Kuala Selangor

Happy (Belated) Birthday to my little sister!

Location scouting at Kuala Selangor

Why I always have casting nightmares during productions

Dance of the Dragon 龙之舞 is... er, special

The view from my plane

20th Century Boys 20世紀少年'

SPEED's reunion segment at Nippon Television's 24 HOUR TELEVISION / LOVE SAVES THE EARTH

Things to do when I return to Malaysia on the 3rd of September

Is THE FORBIDDEN KINGDOM the Jackie Chan / Jet Li pairing I've been waiting for?

Liveblogging the Beijing Olympics Closing Ceremony

TOKYO! omnibus film by Michel Gondry, Leos Carax and Bong Joon Ho

THE ELEPHANT AND THE SEA in cinemas now!

Oh wow, SPEED is getting back together!

'The Sky Crawlers スカイ・クロラ' by Mamoru Oshii

I've completed my novel

Chacun son cinéma (To Each His Own Cinema)

Is FINAS really helping to develop the Malaysian film industry?

Hiking in Nasu

'The Incredible Hulk' isn't better than Ang Lee 'The Hulk'

Organizing THE ELEPHANT AND THE SEA press premiere

THE DARK KNIGHT

Liveblogging the Beijing Olympics Opening Ceremony

Watching Kahimi Karie (and Rei Harakami) live at Liquidroom

Chicken Rice For The Win - Interview with The Malay Mail

Koki Mitani's really funny The Magic Hour ザ・マジックアワー

THE ELEPHANT AND THE SEA Tickets On Sale Now!

Ponyo On The Cliff By The Sea 崖の上のポニョ is beautiful

Final Fantasy 6 FANDUB!!!

Photos of Ginza, Yurakucho and Otemachi

The 31st Sumida River Fireworks Festival

[30th PIA Film Festival] SEISMIC GIRL & GOODBYE, GEORGE ADAMSKI

Gone for 3 nights and the world had changed... Tony Leung and Carina Lau got married??

[30th PIA Film Festival] SEMIGAO and TENGU LEAF

Saturday Epic Anime Scene - Final Shootout in Cowboy Bebop (aka Chow Yun Fat was cool!)

Solitary late night walk to FamilyMart

[VIDEOS] Trailers for CHICKEN RICE MYSTERY and FLEETING IMAGES

Live-action version of The Last Love Song on This Little Planet 最終兵器彼女 is rather lacking

Happily Ever After 自虐の詩 starring Hiroshi Abe and Miki Nakatani

Saturday Epic Anime Scene - Lynn Minmay's DO YOU REMEMBER LOVE?

Interview with 'Thoughts On Films'

Editing trailers for short films is hard + Weird Chicken Rice Mystery coincidence

Most epic anime scenes ever.

Refusenik

Screenshots of my new short film, FLEETING IMAGES

Catching the sunset in Odaiba, and seeing Japan's Statue of Liberty

Errol Morris' Standard Operating Procedure

[Tokyo Refugee Film Festival] PRAYER OF PEACE: RELIEF AND RESISTANCE IN BURMA'S WAR ZONES / JUN-AI

Brief Hiatus

CHICKEN RICE MYSTERY and KURUS screening at KLue Urbanscapes 2008 (28th of June)!