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“Before, Now & Then” toes the line between dreams and consciousness

In Before, Now & Then (2022), secrets and troubled memories are sealed away between koi ponds and mist-laden forests at a landed estate in mid-century Bandung. Director Kamila Andini draws us into a mood...

A preview of Northwest Film Forum’s 26th Annual Local Sightings Film Festival

Local Sightings Film Festival is Seattle’s only festival dedicated to Pacific Northwest films and filmmakers, from WA, OR, AK, ID, MT, BC, and the Yukon. She Marches in Chinatown (2023) She Marches in Chinatown (2023) by...

‘Spacked Out’ dives into all the emotional turbulence of subaltern Y2K Hong Kong teens

In Lawrence Lau’s Spacked Out (2000), four wayfaring teenage outcasts drift through the colorful grime and sludge of turn-of-the-century Hong Kong. 13-year old Cookie has so much on her mind but no one to...