Hollyshorts International Film Festival 2021
Soho International Film Festival 2021
Emily Lerer, Cason Weiss
A bartender powers through her job while recovering from a recent precancerous cervical surgery, blood and memories oozing as she chit-chats with customers over another beer-soaked shift. Director Emily Lerer has crafted a profound depiction of hidden trauma in the workspace, handled with compassion and taboo-smashing boldness. – Mitch Davis
Boss and Aood reunite when the latter is diagnosed with cancer. Baz Poonpiriya (BAD GENIUS) returns with a stylish, boozy road movie.
Part BRUISED, part ROCKY, this sports drama combining melodrama and exciting matches sees Aya Asahina shine in and out of the ring.
From Akira Kurosawa’s longtime assistant director, a gripping, heartfelt reflection on what it is to be a samurai, in principle and in practice.