Tag "Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival 2021"

The Rescue Review – Humanity’s Greatest Hits

During the summer of 2018, the world focused on Thailand and the rescue attempt to save 12 young soccer players and their coach. The Wild Boar football team traveled far

LAAPFF 2021: The Disappearance of Mrs. Wu Review

I’ll admit it. I’m a sucker for comedic coming-of-age films—especially ones that involve a road trip. These kinds of films remind me of the good times I had in high

LAAPFF 2021: A Shot Through the Wall Review

First, one must realize that films are essentially gateways into differing perspectives and insights. These include viewpoints that may be difficult to watch. In today’s political climate, a film that

LAAPFF 2021: I Was a Simple Man Review

They say that right before you die, your life flashes before your eyes. In the case of Christopher Makoto Yogi’s I Was a Simple Man, it takes place over some time. I

LAAPFF 2021: Islands Review

If you ask people what their greatest fear is, most of them would give you one-dimensional answers like their phobias or whatnot. Yet, if you dig deep enough, people will