In Austin, Texas, tsunami relief took the form of a benefit concert. The legendary Willie Nelson and a cast of the city's finest musicians turned raising money for a tragic disaster into a celebration of life and music. Money made its way from Austin to South Asia. That effort continues with this DVD. Now you too can experience a powerful evening of music, while lending a still valuable helping hand. What would Willie do? Exactly this. CD also available on 4/12/05.
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.
Shot surreptitiously by a crew operating without visas (then necessary for travel to Okinawa), this provocative film traces the legacy of Japanese colonialism, documenting Taiwanese laborers in Okinawa and then moving southward to Tayal village in Taiwan, where the anti-Japanese uprising known as the Musha Incident took place.
Streetball has gone worldwide. AND 1 is there to represent Mix Tape style. Unlike the Olympic team, we’re still giving lessons. We hold it down from Tokyo to Sydney with many other stops along the way. Features previously unreleased tracks from Paul Wall, Mike Jones, Sam Scarfo, Clipse, Dipset featuring JR Writer and Kanecc!
A parade by denizens of one of the Oriental Concessions, The Pike, St. Louis.
Fan Kao-to is a worker who had enough of corruption in Shanghai. He tries to crush the organization alone. An attempt has been made before but ended up with the big Axe Gang, several of their brands in the man. The man's sister arrives in Shanghai at the same time as Fan Kao-to go out on one-man war, and she wants to do her in the fight, also, she takes the war personally.
Active again since 2006, The Original Asia of Geoff Downes, John Wetton, Steve Howe and Carl Palmer have been keeping as busy as possible for their fans by releasing both live and studio material along with full concert DVD's that pay proper attention to the tour they come from.
Based loosely on the 16th century historical document entitled ‘The Malay Annals’, ’The Chronicles of Merong Mahawangsa’ is an action-packed epic feature film, with mythical characters, magical moments and dazzling visual-effects sequences. Merong Mahawangsa was a descendant of Alexander the Great, a renowned naval captain and traveler who came to Asia several hundred years ago.
Kidnapped by a Los Angeles crime syndicate, a group of schoolgirls must fight and seduce their way to vengeance after one of them committed suicide, teaching the criminals a lesson in kicking butt and taking names.
There is nothing inherently horrific in the act of eating, but ASIAN GIRLS is a horror film with a lot of food. From a raw yolk on a steak tartare to the fermented black of a century egg, food and other banalities of daily life can evoke fear as long as there is an element of foreignness and unfamiliarity. Much like the worlds of racism and divisive politics, the ASIAN GIRLS universe is a comfortable consumer society where fears are not driven by evil, rather, by ordinary things and people that are simply different, whether they be foreigners, working class, middle class, or a next-door neighbor.
A look at how the director perceives people sometimes see him, and he them.
An action/comedy about two offbeat filmmakers reuniting the Asian bad guys from action films from the 80s and 90s, to carry off one impossible mission.
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.
Asian and Near Eastern diplomats and royalty file past the camera on their way to the coronation of Czar Nicholas II of Russia.
Lewis Bennett, a chubby and extremely Caucasian documentarian, unearths a disquieting secret from his past and tries to determine if he is, in fact, a member of an Asian gang.
Jim, the cheapest Chinese American dude in LA, has recently been left by his fiancé, Katherine two weeks before their wedding on Valentine's Day. In order to ease his pain, he asks his long-time best friend and ex-con, Alex, to kill him. Alex reluctantly agrees to give Jim his wish, but he doesn't think its a good idea to do the job down in LA. So Jim and Alex begin their journey with a trip up to Jim's Aunt's cabin in the mountains, under the strict condition that all business is to be taken care of before Valentine's Day.
The spirit of a dead Chinese railway worker seeking revenge possesses the body of a lethal assassin!
Seeking Asian Female is an eccentric modern love story about Steven and Sandy – an aging white man with “yellow fever” who is obsessed with marrying any Asian woman, and the young Chinese bride he finds online. Debbie, a Chinese American filmmaker, documents and narrates with skepticism and humor, from the early stages of Steven’s search, through the moment Sandy steps foot in California for the first time, to a year into their precarious union. Global migration, Sino-American relations and the perennial battle of the sexes, weigh in on the fate of their marriage in this intimate and quirky personal documentary.