Tag: Nancy Kwan

Film: Window Horses (2016)

Film: Window Horses (2016)

September 15, 2016 | By

Based on Ann Marie Fleming’s own graphic novel, this animated film adaptation could have veered into melodrama and been just a tad manipulative, but with a focus on character and meticulous structure, this unique tale of a Chinese-Iranian girl visiting her father’s homeland in Iran for a poetry festival is a deeply affecting work…

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Nancy Kwan, Part 2: The Corrupt Ones + Fate is the Hunter

Nancy Kwan, Part 2: The Corrupt Ones + Fate is the Hunter

August 17, 2014 | By

Part 2 of Nancy Kwan on video features Fate is the Hunter (1964) on Blu from Twilight Time + The Corrupt Ones (1967) on Betamax + teaser details on the upcoming 4th annual International Independent Video Store Day.

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Beta: Corrupt Ones, The  / Peking Medallion, The / Die Hölle von Macao (1967)

Beta: Corrupt Ones, The / Peking Medallion, The / Die Hölle von Macao (1967)

August 17, 2014 | By

This crazy cocktail of Asian exotica, sadism, and search for ancient treasure may have been a production targeted at international markets using an international cast of TV and feature film stars, but this German-French-Italian co-production is still a low budget effort trying very hard to transcend the limits of its budget…

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Nancy Kwan, Part 1: To Whom It May Concern: Ka Shen’s Journey

Nancy Kwan, Part 1: To Whom It May Concern: Ka Shen’s Journey

May 25, 2012 | By

In the first part of this series, a review of To Whom It May Concern: Ka Shen’s Journey (2010), Brian Jamieson’s newly released documentary on the iconic actress Nancy Kwan, whose career in Hollywood was eroded by Hollywood’s narrow-mindedness, and personal challenges.

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Nancy Kwan, Part 1: To Whom It May Concern: Ka Shen’s Journey

Nancy Kwan, Part 1: To Whom It May Concern: Ka Shen’s Journey

May 25, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

In the first part of this series, a review of To Whom It May Concern: Ka Shen’s Journey (2010), Brian Jamieson’s newly released documentary on the iconic actress Nancy Kwan, whose career in Hollywood was eroded by Hollywood’s narrow-mindedness, and personal challenges.

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DVD: To Whom It May Concern – Ka Shen’s Journey (2010)

DVD: To Whom It May Concern – Ka Shen’s Journey (2010)

May 25, 2012 | By

Film: Very Good/ DVD Transfer: Very Good/ DVD Extras: Standard Label: Redwind Productions / Region: 0 (NTSC) / Released: May, 2012 Genre: Documentary / Biography / Film History Synopsis: Emotionally intimate documentary on the life of Asian actress Nancy Kwan (Ka Shen), and her difficult career and life challenges. Special Features: Theatrical Trailer     Review: Twilight […]

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