NYAFF 2010 Begins!
March 2009: Doronjo/Janet, briefly after watching Yatterman At last! The New York Asian Film Festival is upon us again and this time it’s moved uptown to the Walter Reade Theatre at the Film Society of Lincoln Center. The NYAFF is one of my top three New York filmfests. I usually try to catch as much as I can, but for a change this year I actually studied the schedule and bought tickets...
Marina Abramović: The Artist Speaks →
The more I thought about it, the more impressed and then moved I was by Marina Abramović’s epic 716-hour ‘The Artist Is Present’. I didn’t get to sit with her but did see her work in progress 3 or 4 times (the first time I was passing through for a New Directors New Films screening). From the post-performance Q&A: What do you make of the fact that so many people...