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Director Danny Boyle with the cast of Slumdog Millionaire (Pal Pillai/AFP/Getty Images).
Slumdog Millionaire: Loved Everywhere But India?
Why there was a backlash against the Oscars favorite – especially in India. more
Assassination, 2015

Korean Movie Night: Assassination

Double cross is the name of the game in this tense action drama based on a real assassination plot in 1930s colonial Korea. more
Memories of The Sword, 2015

Korean Movie Night: Memories of the Sword

An epic historical revenge action drama set in medieval Korea features extraordinary sword-play and martial arts equal to the celebrated "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon." more
Veteran, 2015, starring Yoo Ah-in

Korean Movie Night: Veteran

A spoilt rich kid (played by by heartthrob Yoo Ah-in), thinks he's above the law until he comes head to head with an upright veteran detective. more

Director Q&A: Ruby Yang on 'My Voice, My Life'

Discussion following a screening of the documentary 'My Voice, My Life,' directed by Ruby Yang, attended by the filmmaker and her documentary subjects Sio Fan Lam and Coby (Hei Ching) Wong. more
'My Voice, My Life' (dir. Ruby Yang)

My Voice, My Life - Asian American International Film Festival Opening Gala

Celebrate the opening of the 38th Asian American International Film Festival more
The Google Doodle on March 5, 2015 paid tribute to the late Momofuku Ando. (Google)

Celebrating Momofuku Ando, Godfather of Instant Ramen

Today, Google commemorated the 105th birthday of the late Momofuku Ando, the inventor of ramen instant noodles, with a new Google Doodle. Here's a look back at three ramen-focused Asia Society programs and features. more
Nadia Parvez. (Leslie Van Stelten)

Interview: Pakistani Performer Uncovers Comedy in Taboos, Cultural Crossover

The creator of a riotous one-woman play about Pakistanis navigating through Western society acknowledges her success but adds, "My story is just one — more stories are needed." more

'Iranians Are Extremely Curious About the World'

Author Salar Abdoh talks about the role of books and censorship in Iranian society and explains that the vast Persian classical tradition doesn't furnish a contemporary writer with a "noir" vocabulary. more

'Tehran Noir' and 'Tehran at Twilight' (Complete)

Writers Salar Abdoh and Roya Hakakian look at crime and mystery fiction as a lens onto contemporary Iranian society. more