Hidzir Junaini

‘Ali and Ratu Ratu Queens’ review: female leads shine in heartwarming if clichéd Indonesian family drama set in New York

A Jakartan boy travels to Queens to track down his estranged mum in this unique spin on the New York immigrant experience

‘Roh’ review: masterfully minimalist folk horror from Malaysia

Emir Ezwan’s directorial debut goes heavy on atmosphere and symbolism, marking another high point in Southeast Asian horror

‘Yasuke’ review: sublime visuals and Flying Lotus score compensate for unoriginal story

A jaded Black samurai faces off against mechs and magic in alt-reality feudal Japan

‘Ride Or Die’ review: hard-boiled revenge plot gives way to intimate road movie

A housewife instigates her lesbian friend to kill her abusive husband. They then embark on a soul-searching fugitive getaway

The 10 best Asian films of 2020

Powerful documentaries, engrossing period pieces and more dominate a diverse year in the Asian cinematic world

The 10 best Asian TV shows of 2020

From anime to supernatural thrillers, these are the top shows that glued us to our small screens during lockdown

Singapore International Film Festival 2020: 10 Asian films to look out for

The must-see Asian films at this year’s festival

The 10 best Southeast Asian films and TV shows of 2020 – so far

From influencer-skewering comedies to slow-burning LGBTQ cinema
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