Monthly Archives: September 2012

The Arch

Due to technical difficulties, we were unable to screen this film on the 27th. Instead, we showed Holy Flame of the Martial World (1983). This film should be on the schedule again in November, when I’ve fixed the problem for certain. … Continue reading

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North Korean Guys

September 20 North Korean Guys (2003), South Korea, in Korean with English subtitles. 97 minutes. In this South Korean comedy, two men from the North Korean Navy fall asleep on a fishing trip and find themselves in South Korea. Their … Continue reading

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The Castle of Sand

September 13 The Castle of Sand (1974), Japan, in Japanese with English subtitles. 143 minutes. This film is considered to be director Yoshitarō Nomura’s masterpiece. In the film, two detectives begin investigating the murder of an well-liked elderly man. As … Continue reading

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Golden Chicken

September 6 Golden Chicken (2002), Hong Kong, in Cantonese with English subtitles. 106 minutes.      A long-time prostitute and a thief get locked in together and with nothing else to do, the prostitute tells the story of her life … Continue reading

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Films Screened Summer 2012

Here is the list of films we screened this summer: June 7 A Touch of Zen (1971), Taiwan, in Mandarin with English subtitles.      The film is about an ordinary artist named Ku who is living with his mother … Continue reading

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