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Mr. Muhammad Yunus, recipient of the 2001 Grand Prize of the Fukuoka Asian Culture Prize.
Recipient of the 2006 Nobel Peace Prize.
Asian Film Stars
Interviews with the guests who were at the 2011 Focus on Asia Fukuoka International Film Festival.
Representative Filipino film director, Marilou Diaz-Abaya. She depicts the themes of women.
Winner of the 2001 Fukuoka Asian Culture Prize in Arts and Culture.
Mr. Seng Yu Jin, curator at the National Art Gallery, Singapore
Lecture on "Ajibi"
Mr. Cho Dong-il (South Korea), winner of the 2011 Fukuoka Asian Culture Academic Prize
Research and study of comparative civilizations and comparative literature of countries using Chinese characters.
Mr. Choulean Ang (Cambodia), winner of the 2011 Fukuoka Asian Grand Prize
A leading Cambodian ethnologist.
Then and Now
This is the continuation to "Moral" (1982), directed by Marilous Diaz-Abaya. This film takes place 20 years after the events in “Moral”.
This film is set against the backdrop of the fight currently ongoing between government troops and Islamic armed forces in the Philippines.
In the Navel of the Sea
A mythical masterpiece imparting atmosphere and rural life set on an isolated island in the 1950’s.
Redeem her Honor
A film adaption of a TV drama based on a real crime, and became a hit when released.
Of the Flesh
Set in the Philippines in the 1930’s. Narsing takes his new bride, Puring, back to his village...
This film depicts Muroami fishing, reef fishing, that takes place in the Philippines. The underwater scenes are breathtaking.
Another masterpiece by Director Marilou Diaz-Abaya and stars the vivid Sharmaine Arnaiz as Milagros.
The World is On My Shoulders
A film about the story and birth a star. Sharon Cuenta, a top Filipino star, is in the title role.
Madonna and Child
A film by Director Marilou Diaz-Abaya which asks the question about family and the problems of overseas Filipino workers.
Will be shown at Movie Hall Ciné-Là on Thursday, October 20th at 2 P.M. and Saturday, October 22nd at 11 A.M.
Will be shown at Movie Hall Ciné-Là on Wednesday, October 5th at 2 P.M. and Saturday, October 8th at 2 P.M.
Asian Film Center
Showcasing Fukuoka City's Film Archive and its efforts to preserve valuable Asian films as cultural assests.
An Artist from Bhutan
Mr. Rinchen Wangdi created Bhutanese traditional artwork during his stay in Fukuoka in 2006.
A fusion and similarity of different cultures.
Nepal x Fukuoka. Showcasing the work of Mr. Jupiter Pradhan,a native of Nepal, during his stay in Fukuoka.
Created artwork out of copies of structures and relics containing historical mementos while in Fukuoka in 2007.
A Trailblazer in Modern Day Southeast Asian Art
Showcasing the actives of Mr. Tang Da Wu, winner of the 1999 Fukuoka Asian Art and Culture Prize, during his stay in Fukuoka.
Mr. Kim Jimin, Creating Art with Labels
Showcasing the artwork of Korean artist Mr. Kim Jimin during his stay in Fukuoka.
A Creative Artist in Fukuoka
Activities of artists who came to Fukuoka on the Fukuoka Asian Art Museum's Artist in Residence Program.
Sing and Dance! Theatres in India
Presenting Indian movie theatres where one can experience Indian culture.
Chou-ku, Fukuoka-shi: Akasaka - Jyonai
Enjoy the office tall buildings of Akasaka to Maizuru Park, a famous Hanami spot.
Fukuoka seen through images - The appeal of visual landscapes-
The thoughts of an artist shooting films in Fukuoka. The Fukuoka Film Commission and its locations for filming.
Nishijin-Momochi, Sawara-ku, Fukuoka-shi
Feels like Asia! Discover and take a leisurely and interesting stroll from a lively shopping area to a beach.
Preservation and Restoration of Cities
Mr. Niels Gutschow, a restoration architect and winner of the 2011 Fukuoka Asian Arts and Culture Prize.
Explore Fukuoka's Urban Scenery
MAT Fukuoka will show and introduce the many examples of magnificent and modern buildings in and around Fukuoka.
The Mystery of the “Kinin”, a National Treasure
Near the end of the Edo period, the “Kinin” was suddenly discovered buried in a paddy field on Shikanoshima. Even now, mystery surrounds it.
Li Lianying, The Imperial Eunuch
A film set in a turbulent period and depicts the sad life of Li Lianying, who blindly follows the commands of Empress Dowager Cixi for self preservation.
Hirao - Sanso
The life of Botoni Nomura, who sheltered patriots of the Meiji Restoration at the end of the Edo Era.
Director Marilou Diaz-Abaya’s portal of the short life of the Filipino national independence hero, Jose Rizal.
Donpeki is a medival tower built in the Middle Ages and is also well known in Korea and China.
Korean Film, "Kae Byok"
Director Im Kwon-teak depicts the "Donghak", an ideological movement which occurred in 19th Korea.
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