Tagged: year: 2012


Ten no Shizuku Trailer

Ten no Shizuku (天のしずく) is a documentary by Atsunori Kawamura (河邑厚徳) that follows cooking expert and essayist Yoshiko Tatsumi (辰巳芳子), considered a pioneer in home-cooking research.


Yoji Yamada’s Tokyo Kazoku Trailer

The first trailer for Yoji Yamada’s version of Yasujiro Ozu’s 1953 masterpiece Tokyo Story (東京物語), simply titled Tokyo Family (東京家族, or Tokyo Kazoku), has been released… expanding on the first 10 seconds that were released back in August as a teaser.


Wreck-It Ralph

Wreck-It Ralph is an absolute treat for audiences of all kinds, and especially an animated dream come true for gamers.


Call Me Kuchu

In 2009, Ugandan politician David Bahati introduced a draconian bill that would make homosexuality in the country punishable by death. Moreover, anyone who knowingly harbored a lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender person — or “kuchu” — would also be held criminally accountable.



Skyfall is the best of the “Daniel Craig as James Bond” movies. There, I said it.


White Elephant (2012)

Elefante Blanco follows priests Julián, Nicolás and social worker Luciana work hard to provide help and social assistance in Villa Virgen, whose inhabitants are ignored by the government and currently engaged in an ongoing drug war.


Papa (2012)

A relatively not-so-successful talent manager, Choon-sub, ends up in America as a father of six colorful kids.