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SOUTH EAST ASIA: A CANON

by Kenji
Click on Read More and the green links. Norte, the End of History . I’m including a few Western films (by Ostergard, Pilger and Monnikendam, set in Burma, East Timor and Indonesia respectively) with the best interests of the people at heart. Brunei Burma Burma V.J: Reporting from a Closed Country Cambodia: The Burnt Theatre The Missing Picture One Evening after the War Puthisen Neang Kongrey Rice People A River Changes Course East Timor Death of a Nation: the Timor Conspiracy Indonesia The Act of Killing After the Curfew And the Moon Dances Arisan Badai Pasti Berlalu Bayi Ajaib Bintang Kejora Bitter Coffee Ca-Bau-Kan/ A Courtesan Dajang… Read more

Click on Read More and the green links. Norte, the End of History .

I’m including a few Western films (by Ostergard, Pilger and Monnikendam, set in Burma, East Timor and Indonesia respectively) with the best interests of the people at heart.

Brunei

Burma
Burma V.J: Reporting from a Closed Country

Cambodia:
The Burnt Theatre
The Missing Picture
One Evening after the War
Puthisen Neang Kongrey
Rice People
A River Changes Course

East Timor
Death of a Nation: the Timor Conspiracy

Indonesia
The Act of Killing
After the Curfew
And the Moon Dances
Arisan
Badai Pasti Berlalu
Bayi Ajaib
Bintang Kejora
Bitter Coffee
Ca-Bau-Kan/ A Courtesan
Dajang Soembi
Dongkrak Antik
Jermal
Kara Daughter of the Tree
Kerjala Daku Kau Kutangkap- not on mubi
Land Beneath the Fog
Leaf on a Pillow
The Look of Silence
Mother
Mother Dao the Turtle-like
Naga Bonar
The New Rulers of the World
November 1828
Opera Jawa/ Requiem from Java
Pedjuang
A Poet
The Raid: Redemption
The Raid 2
Sang Penari/The Dancer
Siti
Tiga Dara/Three Girls
Tjoet Nja’ Dhien
What’s up with Love?/ Ada apa dengan cinta
Whispering Sands
Ziarah

Laos
Red Lotus

Malaysia
Before we Fall in Love Again
Bukit Kepong (not on mubi)
The Champion
Death of a Patriot (not on mubi)
The Elephant and the Sea
Flower in the Pocket
I Don’t Want to Sleep Alone
Mukhsin
Rain Dogs
Talentime
A Tree in Tanjung Malim
The Village People Radio Show
Woman on Fire Looks for Water
Year without a Summer

Philippines
Ang Babaeng Nawawala Sa Sarili
Batch ’81
Bayaning Third World
Bona
City after Dark
Death in the Land of Encantos
Demons
Evolution of a Filipino Family
Fatima Buen Story
Forever Loved
From What is Before
48 Hours (not on mubi)
Heremias
Himala
Insiang
Jaguar
Kinatay
Lola
Magnifico
Manila in the Claws of Brightness
Melancholia
Orapronobis
North, the End of History
Now Showing
Perfumed Nightmare
The Rites of May
Scorpio Nights
Sewer
A Short Film about the Indio Nacional
Three Godless Years
Turumba
The Woman who Left
Woven Stories of the Other
You have been Weighed and Found Wanting

Singapore
Be with me
Earth
Flooding in the Time of Drought
4:30
Ilo Ilo
Lucky 7
Women who Love Women

Thailand
Black Silk
Blissfully Yours
Butterfly and Flowers
Cemetery of Splendour
Dark Heaven
Fun Bar Karaoke
Invisible Waves
Last Life in the Universe
Mysterious Object at Noon
On the Fringe of Society
The Scar
6ixtynin9
Syndromes and a Century
Tears of the Black Tiger
Tropical Malady
Uncle Boonmee who can Recall his Past Lives
Wonderful Town

Vietnam
The Abandoned Field
Bi, Don’t be Afraid
Buffalo Boy
Cyclo
Don’t Burn it
Ms.Tu Hau
Nostalgia for Countryland
Orange-Coloured Bells (not on mubi)
The Scent of Green Papaya
Surname Viet Given Name Nam
Three Seasons
The Travelling Circus
The Vertical Ray of the Sun
When the Tenth Month Comes
The White Eye Bird
Yellow Flowers on the Green Grass

SOUTH EAST ASIAN CINEMA

DIRECTORS
Apichatpong Weerasethakul
Lino Brocka
Lav Diaz
Garin Nugroho

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