"Despite the rumours of his death, Tiësto is very much still alive – if his Twitter account says so, it must to be true…duh – and to make sure his fans don’t forget him, David Gresham Records have released a brand new DVD, Tiësto Asia Tour, to keep everyone happy. Unlike previous Tiësto DVDs, this one is actually a documentary, which follows the world famous DJ around on the final leg of his Elements of Life World Tour. Narrated by Tiësto himself, the disc shows exclusive footage of his behind-the-scenes escapades, life on the road and in lavish hotel rooms, interview and press segments, as well as various snippets of his performances and interaction with fans in China, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan and The Philippines." Read more: www.musicreview.co.za
Director James Benning turned his attention to phenomena of the digital world such as Web 2.0 in YouTube Trilogy, organising found material around three thematic clusters which apparently have little in common.
Join some of Asia's hottest women for a steamy calendar photo shoot. Hong Kong actress Maggie Q, Japan's Mayuko Kawamata, Korea's Lee Ka Hye and Taiwan's Chiling Lin strut their stuff in the Malaysian tropics. Langkawi Island's gorgeous beaches serve as the backdrop for breathtaking beauty and provocative poses. The ladies also share their views on love, sex and beauty.
This omnibus film brings together three globally acclaimed directors from Asia with a common theme 'Living Together in Asia' to depict the lives of characters who journey between Japan, Cambodia, the Philippines and Malaysia. Brillante Mendoza grapples with the issue of loss of national identity and home, with a story set in the Obihiro area of Hokkaido and Manila in the Philippines. Isao Yukisada directs a story in Malaysia where the Japanese army was once stationed but is now home to many Japanese retirees living out their remaining years. An elderly man has parted from his family in Japan to live alone in Penang, but when a new helper comes to the house, he slowly opens his mind and an unexpected bond forms between the two. Finally director Sotho Kulikar conveys a beautiful but heart-rending love story between a Japanese man and Cambodian woman that unfolds across past and present against the backdrop of Cambodia's civil war.
A dramatic reconstruction of the July 1944 attempt by German Army Officers to assassinate Hitler with a bomb and end the war before Germany was totally destroyed.
Ayumi Hamasaki Asia Tour 2007 A: Tour of Secret is the first Asia-wide and ninth overall concert tour held by Japanese singer Ayumi Hamasaki, in support of her album Secret. The tour started March 10, 2007, and ended in mid June of the same year, with legs not only in Japan but in other Asian countries as well, making it Hamasaki's first concert tour with non-domestic stops.
Southeast Asia Cinema - When the rooster crows is a voice of diversity reaching for change. Brillante Mendoza, Eric Khoo, Garin Nugroho, Pen Ek Ratanaruang give voice to a region rich with traditions, ethnic groups, languages, politics, and religions. It is cinema, at its purest form, fighting for freedom of expression, documenting real lives of ordinary people, giving voice to the underdogs and the outcasts. The amalgamation of these aspects gives birth to an ultra-neo-realistic cinema language currently unique to films from this region.
Ayumi Hamasaki Asia Tour 2008 A ~10th Anniversary~ was a concert tour of Asia held by Ayumi Hamasaki to celebrate her tenth anniversary as a performer under Avex Trax. The tour had stops across Japan as well as in Hong Kong, Shanghai and Taipei. This was also the first time the whole performance was filmed.
Documentary, Science and Nature Documentaries, Blu-ray - Travel to the tropical rainforests of Northern Sumatra and discover a sociable group of Red Apes, including Arno, Arni and Andai. This documentary explores their advanced use of tools and unique relationships with each other and their surroundings. Nature lovers will enjoy watching these remarkable orangutans as they interact with others, play various games, build their nightly nests and much more.
Filmmaker Grace Lee visits kitchens, factories, temples, and farms of Asian Pacific America to explore people's connection to food and community.
The 40th anniversary of Idi Amin's expulsion of Ugandan Asians in 1972 coincides with the festival of Dussehra in which Hindus celebrate the victory of good over evil. Victims of this forced migration to Great Britain relive the shock and dangers of their escape, the hardship and heartbreak of their journey, arrival and first desperate days, to the turning points as they began to make new lives for themselves.
The Hung's are just your average upwardly mobile modern Hong Kong family. As far as their eight-year-old daughter Jasmine is concerned, Mom and Dad are just regular old' parents. That is, until the day Mom and Dad break the news to her that they're actually time-traveling crime-fighting disaster preventer's who masquerade as hot rod mechanics.
Pop-rock supergroup Asia is the focus of this critical review that traces the band's origins and highlights their musical achievements. Featuring former members of rock groups Yes, King Crimson and Emerson, Lake & Palmer, Asia rose to the top of charts in the 1980s with hits such as "Heat of the Moment" and "Sole Survivor." This video features live performances of many Asia favorites, along with exclusive interviews with band members.
A comprehensive look at the art of combat, ASIAN MARTIAL ARTS MASTERS investigates a variety of fighting systems throughout the World.
Richard Quitevis -- better known to fans around the world as DJ QBert -- takes off on his first documented tour through Australia and Asia, bringing his unique brand of "scribbling" to the masses. Channeling a range of varied influences, from Miles Davis and Thelonius Monk to Jimi Hendrix, he performs with only a turntable/mixer hybrid called the QFO. The result is a sonic experience you won't soon forget.
Vladimir Erofeev was a key figure in the development of the Soviet travelogue during the late 1920s. See for example Far Away in Asia [Daleko v Azii, 1931] and The Roof of the World: An Expedition to Pamir [Krysha mira: ekspeditsiia na Pamir, 1927].
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