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Asian Film Online

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Asian Film Online offers a view of Asian culture as seen through the lens of the independent Asian filmmaker. Through a selection of films curated by film scholars and critics, viewers can explore the impact of globalization and urbanization on peopleís everyday lives through the greater Asian region. Faculty and students engaged in area studies, anthropology, film studies, philosophy, geography, education religion, gender studies, world literature, urban development, cross-cultural communication, journalism, social sciences and humanities will benefit from exploring this rare collection of films that makes silent voices heard. The collection is releasing with 488 titles, and will quickly increase to the completion size of 688 titles (600 hours).