The Udine Far East Film Festival, which has been attended by stars like Brigitte Lin, will take place on the internet this year. Photo: Alice BL Durigatto

Far East Film Festival, Italian celebration of Asian cinema, moves online with live streams and videos to cope with lockdown

  • Coronavirus has forced festival online, but that may not be a bad thing, its director says. ‘We can reach people overseas who would not normally come to Udine’
  • Audience dialogues with guests such as Jackie Chan and Stephen Chow are part of the festival, and she hopes to have some this year, live-streamed if possible
Topic |   Asian cinema
The Udine Far East Film Festival, which has been attended by stars like Brigitte Lin, will take place on the internet this year. Photo: Alice BL Durigatto
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