No, that wasn’t a false come-on—the full film schedule is below. But first, a few notes we’d appreciate your attention to.
• UPDATE! Tickets will go are now on sale for Japan Society shows on Wednesday of this week! And the full listing of films (both co-presentations and Japan Cuts-only entries) is already available on their site.
• The official New York Asian Film Festival 2011 website will be going live at some point next week. Watch this space for more details, or follow us on Twitter or “like” us on Facebook to get more immediate updates.
• Ticket prices this year will be:
• All guest appearances are, as always, subject to change but the information listed below is, as of today, confirmed.
And without further ado, here’s the schedule. All listings are for the Walter Reade theatre at Film Society Lincoln Center unless listed otherwise. Start making your plans….now!
Fri, July 1
6:00 SELL OUT (110) – director Yeo Joon Han & actor Peter Davis will appear
9:00 MILOCRORZE: A LOVE STORY (90) -
Director Yoshimasa Ishibashi & star Takayuki Yamada will appear. Yamada will receive the Star Asia Rising Star Award as part of the presentation.
12:00 HORNY HOUSE OF HORROR (75), preceded by DARK ON DARK (17)
** audiences from the 9:00 and 12:00 shows can join us for a special Opening Night Reception in the gallery space across the lobby from the Walter Reade cinema, for free beer (id required) and some snacks, starting at about 11:00 pm
Sat, July 2
12:15 BKO: BANGKOK KNOCKOUT (105)
2:30 PUNISHED (94)
4:30 13 ASSASSINS: DIRECTOR’S CUT (141) – star Takayuki Yamada will appear
7:30 SHAOLIN (131)
10:15 MACHETE MAIDENS UNLEASHED! (84)
12:00 RAW FORCE (86)
Sun, July 3
Mon, July 4
Tue, July 5
Wed, July 6
Thu, July 7
Fri, July 8
Sat, July 9
1:30 ZU: WARRIORS FROM THE MAGIC MOUNTAIN (94) – director Tsui Hark will appear
4:00 REIGN OF ASSASSINS (117) – director Su Chao-pin will appear
7:00 THE RECIPE (107)
9:30 HAUNTERS (114)
12:00 BKO: BANGKOK KNOCKOUT (105)
12:30 GANTZ (130)
3:00 GANTZ: PERFECT ANSWER (150)
** there will be a special double-feature ticket available for both GANTZ movies, for $20 / $14 students, seniors & members (only available for purchase in person or by phone); tickets to individual shows also available
6:00 NINJA KIDS!!! (100)
8:15 YAKUZA WEAPON (105) – director Yudai Yamaguchi & director / star Tak Sakaguchi will appear
** ticket price of $16 general / $12 students, seniors & members also includes admission to a Sushi Typhoon after-party with the guests, plus free food and beer!
Sun, July 10
Mon, July 11
1:30 RINGING IN THEIR EARS (89)
3:30 LOVE AND LOATHING AND LULU AND AYANO (105)
6:00 THE BLADE (100) – director Tsui Hark will appear
8:30 DETECTIVE DEE: THE MYSTERY OF THE PHANTOM FLAME (122) -
Director Tsui Hark will appear & receive the Star Asia Lifetime Achievement Award as part of the presentation.
Tue, July 12
12:30 MISE-EN-SCENE SHORT FILM PROGRAM #1 (92)
2:30 TROUBLESHOOTER (99) – director Kwok Hyeok-jae & producer Ryoo Seung-wan will appear
5:00 VERSUS (119) – star Tak Sakaguchi & writer Yudai Yamaguchi will appear
7:45 YAKUZA WEAPON (105) – director Yudai Yamaguchi & director / star Tak Sakaguchi will appear
10:15 HORNY HOUSE OF HORROR (75), preceded by DARK ON DARK (17)
Wed, July 13
1:00 MISE-EN-SCENE SHORT FILM PROGRAM #2 (92) – short film director guest will appear
3:30 CITY OF VIOLENCE (92) – director Ryoo Seung-wan will appear
6:15 BATTLEFIELD HEROES (118) – director Lee Joon-ik will appear
9:00 THE UNJUST (119) – director Ryoo Seung-wan will appear
Thu, July 14
12:30 BATTLEFIELD HEROES (118) – director Lee Joon-ik will appear
3:15 THE CHASER (125) – director Na Hong-jin will appear
6:15 TROUBLESHOOTER (99) – director Kwok Hyeok-jae & producer Ryoo Seung-wan will appear
9:00 THE YELLOW SEA (156) – director Na Hong-jin will appear