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  1. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Art house: On the Way to School

    Posted Nov 12th 2014, 04:41pm by Yvonne Teh

    ... on the teacher. He's a young man from Denizli, an industrial city in southwestern Turkey, whose first posting is to a remote village in the eastern part of the country, populated by ethnic Kurds ... as a metaphor for the uncomfortable journey in store for Emre Aydin (pictured) in his first year as a teacher. Soon after Aydin arrives at the spartan, single-storey Demirci Primary School, where he ...

  2. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Film review: The World of Kanako is an indictment of modern society

    Posted Nov 06th 2014, 12:03am by Mathew Scott

    ... into nihilism and self-obsession with its tale of a teacher out for revenge after the murder of her little girl. What allowed that magnificent film to creep under the skin was the way the words, ...

  3. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Film review: Dot 2 Dot is a touching love letter to Hong Kong

    Posted Oct 29th 2014, 11:06pm by Yvonne Teh

    ... to Hong Kong after emigrating to Canada with his family in the 1980s. Meanwhile, Xiao Xue (Meng Tingyi), a Putonghua teacher who has recently arrived from Jilin, realises these dots are more than ...

  4. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Director Teddy Chen reaffirms his love of martial arts in his latest offering

    Posted Oct 29th 2014, 11:06pm by EDMUND LEE

    ... Edmund Lee Action speaks louder Of the more than 20 students in a judo class in a Hong Kong public housing estate in the mid-1970s, few were more stunned than the young Teddy Chen Tak-sum to witness their teacher's public humiliation. It shocked the 12-year-old that a formidable judo master would back down to a few hooligans over a trivial dispute about girls, while being slapped ...

  5. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Film review: Whiplash is a multilayered drama about a jazz drummer and his mentor

    Posted Oct 15th 2014, 10:30pm by Yvonne Teh

    ... Whiplash seems to view it, though, genius can only come out of the shedding of copious amounts of blood and tears as well as sweat. As played by J.K. Simmons, Fletcher is the teacher from hell who ... provides an eye-catching portrayal of a determined youth willing to torture himself to avoid the mediocrity that he perceives in others, including his caring teacher father (Paul Reiser). But J.K. ...

  6. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Film review: My Voice, My Life

    Posted Oct 15th 2014, 10:30pm by Yvonne Teh

    ... to be capable and caring. This is also true of some senior teachers involved in this collective effort to create something beautiful. My Voice, My Life touches the heart and will bring some viewers ...

  7. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Kick Ass actress keeps on kicking

    Posted Sep 10th 2014, 10:30pm by Kavita Daswani

    ... to learn, sticking that many kids in a class and having them fend for themselves and having teachers give them labels. The homeschool system is much healthier. It would definitely cut down ...

  8. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Film review: Twilight Online is an imaginative ghost story

    Posted Sep 04th 2014, 12:17am by Yvonne Teh

    ... (Canto-pop group Super Girls' Yanny, Jessica and Aka, and Kabby Hui Nga-ting) convince Pong (Lawrence Chou Tsun-wai), a handsome teacher who was Ginny's fiancé, to go on a nighttime ...

  9. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - FILM

    Rewind film: "… and the Moon Dances" directed by Garin Nugroho (1995)

    Posted Aug 17th 2014, 08:58am by Richard James Havis

    ... a folk music teacher, his male disciple, Ilalang, and a female dancer, Bulan. Ilalang is troubled by memories of his abusive father and pricks himself with needles. Bulan is devoted to her art ...

  10. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Film review: 20 Feet from Stardom looks at the career of female backing singers

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 12:04am by Andrew Sun

    ... For example, Claudia Lennear is now a teacher, but in the early 1970s, she was a slinky presence at Stones and David Bowie concerts and on recordings. Reportedly, she's the inspiration ...




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