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Asian Films That Should Be In The Criterion Collection

by JapanCinema
Asian Films That Should Be In The Criterion Collection by JapanCinema

The Criterion Collection’s Asian catalogue could arguably be described as thin. We’ve all seen Ran, Seven Samurai and Chungking Express. What’s going on in Asia NOW? While the following films were released in the last decade…or so, they serve as a distinctive hallmark in all things genius and masterpiece, genuflecting on both substance AND style. Not just substance, not just style, not just hipster cache.

Criterion would do well to investigate:

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http://japancinema.net/2011/07/27/top-10-asian-films-that-should-be-in-the-criterion-collection/