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NYAFF 2012 Review: STARRY STARRY NIGHT, A Beautiful Portrait of Youth

With its New York premiere happening Tuesday, July 3rd as part of the 2012 New York Asian Film Festival, we now revisit Niels Matthijs review from earlier in the year.Tom Lin's latest endeavor may be his definite ticket to international...

North American Trailer For Tom Lin's STARRY STARRY NIGHT

Check out the North American trailer for Tom Lin's Starry Starry Night. The film has been playing this weekend (19th, 20th and 22nd) at the Seattle Film Festival, then at the New York Asian Film Festival and then opening July 6th...

STARRY STARRY NIGHT Review

Tom Lin's latest endeavor may be his definite ticket to international recognition, if Starry Starry Night makes it out of Taiwan (always somewhat of a gamble). It's a film with enough potential to appeal to a wide audience while at...

HKAFF 2011: STARRY STARRY NIGHT Review

Writer-director Tom Lin conjures up a visual feast in his sophomore effort, STARRY STARRY NIGHT, a big screen adaptation of Jimmy Liao's popular children's book. Young Josie Xu (familiar to many from Stephen Chow's CJ7) is maturing incredibly well as...

English-subbed Teaser And Official Trailer For Taiwan's STARRY STARRY NIGHT

STARRY STARRY NIGHT is an adaptation of one of Taiwan's most famous illustrators, Jimmy Liao's beloved illustrated novel of the same name. In 2003, Liao's other popular novels, COLOUR OF SOUND and TURN LEFT, TURN RIGHT, were adapted by...

LOVE IN SPACE Review

Following up last year's HOT SUMMER DAYS, directors Tony Chan and Wing Shya return with LOVE IN SPACE, another ensemble romantic comedy featuring a host of exceptionally good-looking people playing out cripplingly clich├ęd tales of love for our entertainment. Co-financed...

Behold the beauty of Tom Lin's STARRY STARRY NIGHT

For his second feature, Taiwanese writer-director Tom Lin tells the story of a young girl, Mei, who escapes the misery of her family life by escaping into a fantasy world of her own making. When she meets Lee, a similarly...