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08.03.10
Criticine contributor. academic and critic Benjamin McKay died of a cardiac arrest on the 18th July. Much-loved by students and friends Benjamin will be sorely missed.

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We've just posted an update to Criticine: Love Letters. Four new letters declare love to objects of desire from the Phillipines, Indonesia, Thailand and Malaysia. Then we have a wide-ran...
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01.28.10
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Criticine was founded in October 2005 by Alexis A. Tioseco and was "dedicated to pushing forth intelligent discourse on Southeast Asian cinema". ...
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Alexis links
To mark the anniversary of Alexis' death, Ben Slater searches the web for his writing. He finds blogs, journals, articles, essays, fragments and memories.


Continuities: Philippine cinema yesterday and today
Filipino filmmaker Raymond Red considers his work and Filipino cinema's history and future in an in-depth interview with Gaik Cheng Khoo.


You can never go home
To mark his tenth year in Singapore, Ben Slater presents seven fragments about nostalgia in the films of Royston Tan
MORE FEATURES / INTERVIEWS
A Conversation with Philip Cheah
Continuities: Philippine cinema yesterday and today
A Conversation with Apichatpong Weerasethakul
A Conversation with the Editors of Bioscope Magazine
Words from that day
A Conversation with Ato Bautista
A Conversation with Sasithorn Ariyavicha pt.2
A Conversation with John Torres
A Conversation with Faozan Rizal
A Conversation with Pen-Ek Ratanaruang
A Conversation with Kong Rithdee
Only light and memory
A Conversation with Amir Muhammad
A Conversation with Lav Diaz
A Conversation with Sasithorn Ariyavicha pt.1
A Conversation with Edwin
Journal Entry No.1: Anticipations of Light
You can never go home
Cinema Regained: Classic Filipino Films in Rotterdam
Coming Out of the Film School Closet
Whose Terror Is It Anyway?
Why and for whom do you write/work today?
Why and for whom do you film today?
The Trail of A Million Flowers
The Face of Auntie Jen
Plural Identities: Reinventions & Revisions in Malaysian Cinema
Gazing with Fresh Eyes
Uruphong Raksasad: Self-sufficiency moviemaking
Art, Entertainment and Politics
Rethinking Cinemas of Asia: Preliminary Thoughts
Mysterious Objects: On the early works of Apichatpong
Indonesian Cinema: A Year in Review
Monster!: I survive through other people’s memories.
Alexis links
Singapore GaGa Tours Singapore
Notes Made in the Dark
Love Letters
Toward New Ways of Seeing Southeast Asian Cinema
Revolutions Happen Like Refrains in a Song*
Voices of Malaysian Cinema
Reimagining Moroland: A tale of accidental filmmaking
Journal Entry No.3: End Credits
Journal Entry No.2: Wherever You Prosper
Speech Acts – Censorship and Documentary Filmmaking in Singapore

The Amber Sexalogy
Malaysia indie cinema staple Azharr Rudin is a name to watch. Benjamin McKay unravels his sophisticated experimental sextet, "The Amber Sexalogy"
Country: Malaysia
   
Syndromes and A Century
Kong Rithdee describes Apichatpong Weerasethakul's Cinema of Impermanence.
Country: Thailand
   
Mukhsin
In this extract from his article on the Malaysian director for the book Glimpses of Freedom, the late Benjamin McKay explores what makes Mukhsin so distinctively a Yasmin Ahmad film.
Country: Malaysia
   
Book: Critic After Dark
"Cinema is his love; Philippine cinema his steady girlfriend." Alexis Tioseco reviews Filipino film critic Noel Vera's collected writing, "Critic After Dark".
Country: Philippines
   
Village People Radio Show
Confessions, Testimonies and Social Memory: Vinita Ramani listens on Amir Muhammad's Village People Radio Show.
Country: Malaysia
   
 

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