Appetizers All Year Round
2015 brings all year round Appetizers to whet your appetite for Asian cinema before the upcoming edition of Five Flavours Film Festival.
Appetizers are a series of screenings which present Asian cinema before Five Flavours Film Festival which takes place in Warsaw every Autumn but the programme of these events are closely related to the festival.
Five Flavours is the only film festival in Poland focused primarily on cinema from East, South East and South Asian countries.
First Appetizer screenings in 2015 take place in January and involve two evenings with films awarded at the 8th edition of Five Flavours Film Festival:
29th & 30th January: films awarded at the 8th Five Flavours ("Exit", "Be My Baby" and "Why Don't You Play in Hell?"
- 21st February: Tết – Vietnamese New Year of the Sheep – screenings of Vietnamese films ("Scent of the Green Papaya' and "Adrift") and a New Year's Eve party.
- 16th and 24th April – extreme Japanese cinema from the Sushi Typhoon studio: "Alien vs Ninja", "Yakuza Weapon" and "Cold Fish".
- 2nd October – back to school with Yuki Tanada's "Ain't No Tomorrows" and Tetsuya Nakashima "The World of Kanako".
- 31st October – Halloween: Asian Horror Night ("Swimmers", "Killer Toon", "My Neighbour Zombie".
The screenings take place at the Kino Muranow cinema (5 Andersa St).
All films are screened in original languages, with English and Polish subtitles.
Appetizer screenings are support by the Warsaw City Council.