The 2010 New York Asian Film Festival runs from June 25th to July 8th, with 45+ titles from all over Asia! Three cinemas! Walter Reade Theatre at Lincoln Center for the entire fest, Japan Society from July 1-4, and IFC Center Midnights on June 25-26 and July 2-3. Plus a special show at Anthology Film Archives on July 4th! Here’s some of the highlights:
Opening Night Film – IP MAN 2 (Sammo Hung slated to appear in person)
Centerpiece Film – CONFESSIONS (the most buzzed about movie at the 2010 Cannes Festival)
Closing Night Film – BLADES OF BLOOD (International Premiere)
Other highlights include Bodyguards and Assassins (New York Premiere), Gallants (North America Premiere), Echoes of Rainbow (North America Premiere), Actresses (New York Premiere), A Little Pond (International Premiere), Raging Phoenix (New York Premiere), Yatterman, and tons more.
Look for these celebs to roam around the festival : Sammo Hung, Simon Yam, and more.
Get more information on the full lineup, tickets, and more here. Tickets go on sale on June 10th.
2010 New York Asian Film Festival trailer